This phenomena is seen in diverse segments throughout the U.S. economy.
Featured Resources for On-demand Economy
Upwork’s initial market capitalization was nearly $1.6 billion.
The need for on-demand grocery delivery services heats up the battle for drivers and new models of work.
Coffee shops are co-working spaces. And now some restaurants also are — but only with a membership and before dinnertime.
The BLS research excludes millions of people who do gig work as moonlighters or as a second job.
Are the acquisitions of TaskRabbit and Angie’s List pointing to the consolidation of the gig economy?