ILO – Job quality in the platform economy

The “platform economy” emerged in the early 2000s alongside the growth of the Internet, providing opportunities for the production and delivery of a range of services delivered through online marketplaces (platforms). Digital labour platforms take a variety of forms, although it is useful to distinguish between crowdwork and work on demand via apps (De Stefano, … Continue reading ILO – Job quality in the platform economy

Article 29 – Opinion 2/2017 on data processing at work

Opinion 2/2017 on data processing at work Adopted on 8 June 2017 This Opinion complements the previous Article 29 Working Party (“WP29”) publications Opinion 8/2001 on the processing of personal data in the employment context (WP48)1, and the 2002 Working Document on the surveillance of electronic communications in the workplace (WP55)2. Since the publication of … Continue reading Article 29 – Opinion 2/2017 on data processing at work