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Publication date: 10 May 2017 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | Authors: Coyle, D | JEL classification: JO8, D20, O35 | Journal: National Institute Economic Review Issue 240 | Publisher: Sage Publications, London
Digital platforms have the potential to create benefits for their 'suppliers' or workers as well as their customers; yet there is a heated debate about the character of this work and whether the platforms should be more heavily regulated. In her article Coyle addresses how technology is...