Labour Studies Index

"Sharing economy" or on-demand service economy? A survey of workers and consumers in the Greater Toronto Area

Document type Report
Author Block, Sheila
Author Hennessy, Trish
Date 2017 04 7
Pages 27
URL https://www.policyalternatives.ca/sharingeconomy

Abstract

hey are young and highly educated, but many “sharing economy” workers in the GTA are selling their services under precarious working conditions. Read the first comprehensive look at workers who sell “sharing economy” type services and the consumers who buy them in this new report.