Gig Economy

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NYC Gig Workers Are Organizing Against Rampant E-Bike Theft and Assault

Gig workers in New York City have been facing a rising wave of e-bike theft and assault. The theft of e-bikes has become so rampant that many gig workers are now organizing to fight back. The theft and assault of e-bikes have become a major problem in New York City, where gig workers are especially …

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Gig Economy

Gig Economy: Definition, Benefits, and Criticisms of Gig Workers

What Is a Gig Economy? A gig economy is an environment in which workers find short-term jobs with flexible hours, usually through a digital platform such as an app. This type of economy is characterized by an increased number of freelancers, short-term contracts, and independent contractors. Gig economy workers are often referred to as “giggers” …

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