First published on
07 June 2019
Discussion Paper 099

What if We All Worked Gigs in the Cloud? The Economic Relevance of Digital Labour Platforms


This paper looks at the economic impact of digital labour platforms.


Steven Engels and Monika Sherwood, European Commission.

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Discussion Paper 099. June 2019. Brussels. PDF.32pp. Tab. Graph. Bibliogr. Free.

KC-BD-18-026-EN-N (online)
ISBN 978-92-79-77436-2 (online)
ISSN 2443-8022 (online)
doi:10.2765/608676 (online)

JEL classification : J010, E24


European Economy Discussion Papers European Economy Discussion Papers are written by the staff of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, or by experts working in association with them, to inform discussion on economic policy and to stimulate debate. The views expressed in this document are solely those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of the European Commission.

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