We can’t go back to a world without labour platforms, so their proprietary digital infrastructure must be recreated as a public good.
About Funda Ustek-Spilda, Fabian Ferrari, Matt Cole, Pablo Aguera Reneses and Mark Graham
Funda Ustek-Spilda is a post-doctoral researcher and project manager at the Fairwork Foundation, Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford. Pablo Aguera Reneses is a research assistant at the foundation, working on communications and outreach and contributing to research on the gig economy. Fabian Ferrari is a doctoral student at the University of Oxford and a researcher on the Fairwork project. Matthew Cole is a postdoctoral research fellow working on the project, helping lead various parts of it in different countries and strategising how to institutionalise Fairwork principles throughout the platform economy. Mark Graham is professor of internet geography at the Oxford Internet Institute and director of the Fairwork Foundation.