Stuck in the gig economy? Try platform co-ops instead | Trebor Scholz

Stuck in the gig economy? Try platform co-ops instead | Trebor Scholz

By TED

TED Talks Daily

Wednesday, 27 October

Co-ops date back almost 200 years, run by groups of people that work together to own and operate a company. What does it look like when this tried-and-true business model merges with the digital economy? Trebor Scholz introduces the "platform cooperative," a new way to create democratic companies of empowered workers -- and develop a better, fairer alternative to the gig economy.
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