Leadership Series: The 21st Century Workplace - Part 4

23 November 2016

The Leadership Video Series profiles Australian IR, HR and Safety leaders discussing key issues in the world of work. It aims to connect our clients to the latest thinking on issues such as innovation, digital disruption, future workplaces, and the impact on safety systems and management. 

In this fourth instalment of our Leadership Video Series, Productivity Growth Program Director of the Grattan Institute Dr Jim Minifie talks peer-to-peer platforms, the gig economy and the future of work, and discusses the highlights of Grattan’s recent report Peer-to-Peer Pressure: Policy for the Sharing Economy.

Watch now to hear Dr Minifie’s responses to the following questions:

  1. How well established are the new ‘sharing economy’ players in Australia?

  2. Are ‘peer-to-peer’ (P2P) platforms leading to a ‘race to the bottom’ on employment conditions?

  3. What are the regulatory challenges posed by the ‘gig economy’?

  4. The Grattan Institute Report argues that Australian governments should get behind the P2P economy. How?


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