A transaction cost approach to the gig economy: the case of India

Tatarauca, Luiza Mihaela (A.A. 2020/2021) A transaction cost approach to the gig economy: the case of India. Tesi di Laurea in Managerial economics, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Andrea Filippetti, pp. 103. [Master's Degree Thesis]

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Understanding the gig economy. Literature review. Main threads that explain the gig economy rise. Advantages and disadvantages of going gig for both companies and workers. The platform as an intermediary. Towards distinguishing the variants of gig work. Labour market trends and growth of gig workers. Problem definition. Introducing transaction cost economics theory. The conceptual foundations of transactions in TCE. Application to the gig economy. Transaction costs revolution: value added and regulation. The impact of the gig economy in India. Country’s background. The landscape of the gig economy in India. Factors leading to the rise of the gig economy in India. Analysis of the Indian labour market: structure and composition. Conclusive remarks: will the gig economy take over the future?


Bibliografia: pp. 82-88.

Thesis Type: Master's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Master's Degree Programs > Master's Degree program in Global Management and Politics, English language (LM-77)
Chair: Managerial economics
Thesis Supervisor: Filippetti, Andrea
Thesis Co-Supervisor: Ponti, Giovanni Benedetta
Academic Year: 2020/2021
Session: Extraordinary
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 18 Jul 2022 10:11
Last Modified: 18 Jul 2022 10:11
URI: https://tesi.luiss.it/id/eprint/32834


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