As Colorado’s gig economy grows, critics say pay, benefits must catch up

The gig economy has created new opportunities for work just as it has opened new options for consumers for everything from ride-hailing and travel accommodations to grocery shopping and meal delivery. But its effect on the overall economy remains a matter of debate due to inconclusive or contradictory data. For example, does gig-economy work reduce employment in traditional jobs such as taxi drivers? And is it taking people out of the full-time workforce?

Our very own Dr. Anders Fremstad was quoted in this August 11 article in The Denver Post!

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