Are social security systems adapted to new forms of work created by digital platforms?

This report examines the social protection of workers in a platform economy. The report is based on a questionnaire sent to ESIP members on the interplay of social protection and platform economy. It looks at the challenges of social protection of platform workers from a legal perspective. The report draws some relevant conclusions of the phenomenon.

Schulz-Weidner, W. and Väänänen, N. (2019), Are social security systems adapted to new forms of work created by digital platforms? Study for the European Social Insurance Platform (ESIP), 30-01-2019.

Metadata

  • EU28
  • 2019
  • Research publication
  • challenges, social protection
  • English
  • ESIP (European Social Insurance Platform) (Research institute)
  • Qualitative research
  • Open access
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