SWiPE – Smart Work in Platform Economy

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Project

SWiPE – Smart Work in Platform Economy – is a project funded by the Strategic Research Council for the period of 2016 –2019.

SWiPE research consortium studied the changes in work and entrepreneurship in the era of platform economy in diverse and multidisciplinary basis. Study is focused how the changes in the global economy, new technologies and new platforms of working affect the content of work, the forms and ways of working, as well as entrepreneurship. The project also studied the new types of relationships that exist between education, work and entrepreneurship, as well as the entrepreneurship of immigrants and how immigrants integrate into the working life. It is reviewed the new meanings of work from the point of view of individuals, organisations and society.

Find out about project and related research papers: https://www.smartworkresearch.fi/project/