Alex looks at various data points detailing the ongoing labor shortage in the United States. He explains his theory on how platforms that easily enable gig work may be a contributing factor to this shortage. Moazed cites features of gig-work like scheduled flexibility as reasons why this shortage may loom and change the fundamental cost structure of employing a traditional full time worker.
This is an excerpt from episode 174 of Winner Take All. Watch the full episode here: youtu.be/VMd8y6ytSts
Originally Aired: 09/17/21
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