Digital employment models
Autant de nouveaux schémas contractuels facilités par le numérique qui concourent à une externalisation du travail. Pour autant va-t-on, comme certains le prédisent, vers une massification du travail indépendant sous des statuts plus ou moins encadrés ?
> Will we all be subcontractors in the future?
Subcontracting, crowdsourcing, autoentrepreneur status, collaborative work... different phenomena, facilitated by digital technology, contribute to the outsourcing of work beyond salaried employment. Will this lead, as some predict, to a massive increase in self employment under more or less structured statuses? (...) Read more
> What statuses will new digital workers have?
In 2014, France had 2.7 million non-salaried workers, compared with 26 million salaried workers. This figure has been slowly increasing since 2011, explained by a rapid increase in companies' multi-form outsourcing, facilitated by digital technology. (...) Read more
> Accomplishment, income, freedom: freelancers' misleading motivations and relationship with work
Whether they are a self-employed graphic designers or web designer, an Uber driver trying to make ends meet, a crowdworker working alone from home or an employee producing and selling crafts on Etsy in their spare time, digital economy freelancers share a specific relationship to work. (...) Read more