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After 3 years of surveys carried out in various European countries, it has become clear that platform work is here to stay and is even growing rapidly. It has become a way to gain additional income for many people across Europe, with particularly high levels in European countries where salaries are low.
The ‘platform dynamic’ that involves precarious work, reduced worker autonomy, and flexibility for the employer, not the worker, is gaining prominence in European labour markets.
This ‘platformisation of work’ has been measured for the first time in Spain as part of the GENERA project. The report made by Felipe González Foundation, ‘Huella Digital: El empleo en las economías de plataforma’, which focuses on the Spanish case, was presented during the CaixaForum.
The presentation of the report brought together several experts, social and economic agents and included interventions by Justin Nogarede, FEPS Senior Policy Analyst on Digital; Ursula Huws, author of the report and Professor of Employment and Globalisation at the University of Hertfordshire, and the director of Foundation Felipe González, Rocío Martínez-Sampere.
The debate focused on the situation of workers in this new economy, which continues to grow at an unstoppable rate. The importance of comparative analysis with other European countries was also highlighted, as it is the only way to have a more complete vision of the situation and a better understanding of what should be done.
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by Borderlex 19/09/2023
Interview to Arancha González, former Spanish foreign minister, who released together with FEPS the new book entitled 'The Trade Handbook: Making Trade Work for Prosperity, People and Planet'
A szociális unió imperatívusza
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'The imperative of Social Union'. Article about FEPS book 'Europe’s Social Integration: Welfare Models and Economic Transformations' by László Andor.
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AI, platforms and (human) workers’ rights
by Social Europe 07/07/2023
In Social Europe' article, Gerard Rinse Oosterwijk, FEPS Policy Analyst on Digital, talks about the efforts to regulate AI undertaken by the EU and highlights the importance to grasp this opportunity to set the rules for a human-centric approach
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