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Uber drivers are staging their first multi-city strike, and it’s a sign their anger over ‘exploitation’ is getting harder to ignore
Uber drivers will strike across multiple cities in the biggest protest against the cab-hailing firm to date in the UK. The action suggests Uber drivers are becoming better organised, despite having never meeting at pickup ranks or an office.
A gig economy is an environment in which flexible, temporary positions are common.
The gig economy pays just $828 a month — here’s why driving for Uber is no substitute for a full-time job
A new study by the JP Morgan Chase Institute indicates that the gig economy isn't paying off for most participants.
Food delivery service Deliveroo is proposing a 'charter' that would outline what benefits an on-demand company could give its contractors without risking their self-employed status.
The gig economy will be mainstream in the office within the next five years and life for employees is set to ‘fundamentally change', a CEO who works with 30% of the Fortune 100 told Business Insider.
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In 2016, content creators made a collective $3.2 billion from YouTube.
Economists at Uber and Stanford looked at the gender wage gap among Uber drivers and observed a disheartening trend.
Staff will be able to work the equivalent of five hours and 40 minutes per day for up to two years to care for children and relatives.
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi wrote an open letter urging business leaders and public officials to consider offering more benefits to contract workers.