Technology-Enabled Changes in the Nature of Work. 

The “gig economy,” the “on-demand economy,” the “sharing economy,”— whatever term we use, there’s a lot of talk about rapid technology-enabled changes in the nature of work.

The fact is we are living in an increasingly connected world, with new tools and opportunities, commerce transacted on digital platforms and many of us dependent on the labor of a fragmented and transitory workforce. The growth of these new-model companies present both challenges and opportunities for many workers and policymakers tasked with shaping economic development strategies to generate economic growth and the quality jobs that come with it.

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