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Are Ola and Uber Drivers Entrepreneurs or Exploited Workers?

The binary of employment versus entrepreneurship that forms the framework indicates a failure of public policy to keep abreast of changing times.

Tech in Work

The “platform economies” of today can provide traditional informal sector workers the opportunity to formalise and organise their work. In the case of Uber and Ola, the mobile-based taxi service companies have been able to provide their drivers with technological solutions to conventional problems like personal finance and wealth creation, job security, flexibility in timings, and regularisation of income payments.
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