March 5, 2021

UK Uber Ruling Shows Old Labor Regs Don't Fit Today's Workforce

Liya Palagashvili

Senior Research Fellow

Michael D. Farren

Senior Research Fellow

Uber drivers can set their own hours and work for competitors if they want, but they're also subject to Uber's quality control standards. The question of whether these drivers are contractors or employees is an outdated one better suited to manufacturing economy of the New Deal era than to the modern digital economy. Read more at The Hill.