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Employment and working conditions of selected types of platform work

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24 Rugsėjis 2018
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24 Rugsėjis 2018
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Platform work is a form of employment that uses an online platform to match the supply of and demand for paid labour. In Europe, platform work is still small in scale but is rapidly developing. The types of work offered through platforms are ever-increasing, as are the challenges for existing regulatory frameworks. This report explores the working and employment conditions of three of the most common types of platform work in Europe. For each of these types, Eurofound assesses the physical and social environment, autonomy, employment status and access to social protection, and earnings and taxation based on interviews with platform workers. A comparative analysis of the regulatory frameworks applying to platform work in 18 EU Member States accompanies this review. This looks into workers’ employment status, the formal relationships between clients, workers and platforms, and the organisation and representation of workers and platforms.

 

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  • Full report

    Number of Pages: 
    86
    Reference No: 
    EF18001
    ISBN: 
    978-92-897-1749-6
    Catalogue: 
    TJ-03-18-239-EN-N
    DOI: 
    10.2806/929950
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    Employment and working conditions of selected types of platform work

    Platform work is a form of employment that uses an online platform to match the supply of and demand for paid labour. In Europe, platform work is still small in scale but is rapidly developing. The types of work offered through platforms are ever-increasing, as are the challenges for existing regulatory frameworks. This report explores the working and employment conditions of three of the most common types of platform work in Europe.

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  • Executive summary

    Number of pages: 
    2
    Reference No: 
    EF180011
    Catalogue info

    Tam tikrų tipų platformų darbas. Įdarbinimo ir darbo sąlygos

    Authors: 
    Eurofound

    Platformų darbas – tai užimtumo forma, kai naudojantis interneto platforma derinama apmokamo darbo pasiūla ir paklausa. Europoje platformų darbo rinka vis dar nedidelė, tačiau sparčiai vystosi. Siūloma vis įvairesnių tipų platformų darbo, kartu daugėja ir iššūkių egzistuojančioms reguliavimo sistemoms. Remiantis pokalbiais su platformų darbuotojais, šioje ataskaitoje nagrinėjamos trijų Europoje labiausiai paplitusių tipų platformų darbuotojų įdarbinimo ir darbo sąlygos. Vertinami tokie aspektai: fizinė ir socialinė aplinka, savarankiškumas, užimtumo statusas, teisė į socialinę apsaugą, darbo pajamos ir apmokestinimas. Ataskaitoje taip pat pateikiama reguliavimo sistemų, kurios 18-oje ES valstybių narių taikomos platformų darbui, lyginamoji analizė. 

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    This series reports on the new forms of employment emerging across Europe that are driven by societal, economic and technological developments and are different from traditional standard or non-standard employment in a number of ways. This series explores what characterises these new employment forms and what implications they have for working conditions and the labour market.

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