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317. What Can Uber Teach Us About the Gender Pay Gap?

42:32 | Feb 6th, 2018

6 recommendations

The gig economy offers the ultimate flexibility to set your own hours. That's why economists thought it would help eliminate the gender pay gap. A new study, using data from over a million Uber driver...Show More


mm recommended:Dec 31st, 2018

Fascinating episode. Great walkthrough. It's interesting when asked about how to solve pay gap, the interviewees stuck to what they know - Economists resorted to productivity, Uber stuck with software updates, but no one points out structural issues.

loopaleep recommended:Feb 8th, 2018

These facts are crazy and interesting

dannyFeb 23rd, 2019

That was a great episode. Thanks for sharing.