FutureworkNZ blog

BlogA blog by Commission staff to generate ideas and promote debate for our Technological change and the future of work inquiry.

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John and Jack MacCormick

There’s someone for everything

7 November 2019 | Amelia Sharman

There’s a great new ad campaign running for Trade Me at the moment based on the slogan, ‘there’s som...

gig economy

The gig on women’s earnings

19 September 2019 | John MacCormick and Judy Kavanagh

Does gig work on digital platforms have a gender pay gap? The more flexible work options enabled by ...

Technological change and the future of love

Technological change and the future of love

12 August 2019 | John MacCormick

Online matchmaking has radically changed the way people search for love.

Gig economy

The gig economy – flexible but tricky to measure

27 May 2019 | Tim Maddock

It is hard to find a discussion about the future of work without some reference to the emergence of ...

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