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Designing Domestic Work Platforms in India

Posted Wed 14 Sep 2022 - 13:55 | 356 views
The research shows that the introduction of technology brings with itself the same problems that haunt other sectors of platform-mediated gig work. On-demand platforms seek to exert control over most points of the service delivery process, including job distributions, client selection, worker pay and performance evaluation, all the while relegating workers to an independent contractor status.