Chapter 11 Liminal Precarity and Compromised Agency
Migrant experiences of gig work in Amsterdam, Berlin, and New York City
This chapter examines what moves migrants in the Global North to take up gig work and stick with it for various periods of time despite its by now well documented precarious conditions, by investigating the role that gig platforms play in their life-building trajectories.
Keywordsdigital labour; Globalisation; platform economy; platform economy
ISBN9780367752903, 9780367752910, 9781003161875
PublisherTaylor & Francis
Publication date and place2023
Industry & industrial studies