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Britain employs more 'crowdworkers' than anywhere in Europe

Britain employs more 'crowdworkers' than anywhere in Europe

Fears raised that online platforms encourage gig workers to undercut each other on price in 'race to the bottom' British firms employ more crowdworkers than anywhere else in Europe, according to new data released by scientists at Oxford University. Crowdwork is a type of online outsourcing, or gig-work, where people are hired on a per-task or per-project basis via online...

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Britain Europe Fabian Stephany Oxford University US Uber