What Does Alternative Work Mean?
It means an increasingly precarious work existence, with lower pay, fewer benefits, and less security
|Stowe Boyd||Feb 26, 2018|
The contemporary view is that the rise of the gig economy has led to a spurt in alternative work arrangements: where platforms like Uber, Task Rabbit, and Mechanical Turk provide opportunities for individuals to tap into opportunities for contingent work. However, a great deal of research shows that this transition goes back a lot farther.