Rethinking the needs of slashies II: Being your own boss still needs labour protection?


Social and Economic Mobility | 2019-01-11 HKET Next Prev

In the era of slashies, freelancers can enjoy ‘being their own boss’ at the cost of losing income stability and traditional labour protection. The article looks into how the latest moves of different governments and crowd work platforms can shed light on the ‘labour’ protection for freelancers.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.

Key points in English are listed on the right for reference.