NURP

5079

The Gig Economy and the Future of Work: Context and Policy Responses

Schools of Public Engagement: Milano General Curriculum

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Graduate Course

Degree Students

Gig Economy & Future of Work

Spring 2019

Taught By: James Parrott

Section: A

CRN: 7368

Credits: 3

This course will explore the contemporary extent and role of gig economy work, its historical antecedents, and other forms of nonstandard and precarious work. Consideration also will be given to broader debates about the “future of work,” technology, automation, growing corporate power over the economy, and policy responses to the gig economy and precarious work.

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Milano General Curriculum (NMIL)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 18

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 8:30pm 11/15/2018

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 8:00pm - 9:50pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 1/23/2019 - 5/8/2019