News

2021


“Lawmakers Look to Spruce Up Gig Work Rather Than Replace It,”
by Josh Eidelson, Bloomberg Law, 3.18.21. Read article.

“When Amazon Raises Its Wages Local Companies Follow Suit,”
by Ben Casselman and Jim Tankersley, New York Times, 3.10.21.
Read article.

“To Catch a Chicken,” Marketplace: The Uncertain Hour. 3.3.21. 
Listen to story. 

“GOP lawmakers are attacking workers’ rights—and they’re bragging
about it.” by Donna Provencher, The American Independent, 3.2.21.
Read article.   

“The best books on Pay,” Benedict King interviews Jake Rosenfeld,
FIVE BOOKS. Read article.  

“Why Texas’ power grids couldn’t meet demand,” Marketplace, 2.16.21.
Listen to story (at 5'30"). 

“Surprise! You Weren’t an Employee After All.” Marketplace Morning
Report,
2.4.21. Listen to story (at 4'30")

“New rule lets companies treat some employees as gig workers,”
by Samantha Fields, Marketplace, 1.7.21. Read.

“Albertsons is laying off employees and replacing them with gig workers,
as app platforms rise,” by Eli Rosenberg, Washington Post, 1.6.21 Read.

“What Grocery Drivers and Fired ER Doctors Have in Common,”
by Henry Grabar, Slate, 1.5.21. Read.