An emerging new employment opportunity
Launch of World Development Report 2016 and related LIRNEasia Research
06 December 2016
Helani Galpaya, Suthaharan Perampalam & Laleema Senanayake
Posted on December 6, 2016 / 0 Comments
One of the most contentious issues in platforms is the employment status of those who offer services on them: are they employees or independent contractors? If the former, in Sri Lanka they would qualify for employer contributed mandatory retirement savings; in the US, they would get health insurance and other benefits.
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