The on-demand economy provides professionals greater access to an extra income. This way of working is more flexible but it comes at the expense of a loss of labor rights that are associated with traditional employment. How can we design positive platforms that ensure welfare for their contributors?
Alícia Trepat Pont works in the New Economy field through the Economy for the Common Good and OuiShare and is involved in social innovation projects. Her current area of specialization is shared governance for a positive impact of the gig economy. She is a fellow in the Workable Future program of the Institute for the Future.