Studies Show Racial and Gender Discrimination Throughout the Gig Economy

Bloomberg – November 22, 2016

Researchers are finding racial and gender disparities in just about every corner of the on-demand labor market. A new study showed black people received more negative reviews than white workers on online labor marketplaces TaskRabbit and Fiverr and that people who used TaskRabbit to hire female workers were less likely to leave any feedback at all.

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