The California Gig Economy Law: Just How Far Will Employers Go to Avoid Providing Health Insurance?

Zimmerman, Anne Houck

App-based drivers deserve the protections afforded employees for fairness, to maintain the current healthcare system, and to avoid free-riding and corporate welfare. A ballot proposal challenging the new California law introduced to enforce corporate responsibility undermines workers' rights. This paper examines the ethics and the practical implications of AB5 and Proposition 22.

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January 27, 2021