Is Platform Work Decent Work? A Case of Food Delivery Workers in Karnataka

Title: Is Platform Work Decent Work? A Case of Food Delivery Workers in Karnataka

Published on: September 8, 2021

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This study is a contribution to the understanding of jobs in platform economy or gig economy. It attempts to examine the earnings of platform workers and explores their experiences on the job in Bengaluru. The study documented below the minimum wage earnings despite long work hours well beyond 8 hours on average per day for most platform workers engaged in various food delivery platforms in Karnataka.