Digital Economy in EU

At the Brussels office of the Federation of European Progressive Studies (FEPS) the new book on “the digital economy and the single market” was presented by the authors. Based on several country-specific and representative surveys employment prospects and working conditions were discussed. The French minister responsible for the digital economy and society presented their strategy followed by a lively debate. Employment conditions for the platform economy are still under discussions in most European countries and the links between platforms, producers and consumers is being redefined with far-reaching consequences in many sectors of the economy.