The “gig” or “platform” economy is a worldwide phenomenon. Whether car service drivers or skilled online freelancers, it is present and growing in many countries in every region across the world.

Not only is it an enormous pool of labor, the gig economy may also represent potential sourcing networks, since generally workers are connected through various digital platforms. But for now, while the gig economy is growing across the globe, labor issues and legal uncertainties are common.

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