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June 2022: Tackling the Platforms Problem

Economies are shaped by marketsfor labor, services, goods, finance, and other essentials. But powerful technologies that now run markets are skewed against regular people. Innovative policy could ensure the extraordinary possibilities of modernized markets start working for each of us. 

 

Lurking platforms

Millions rage at today’s capitalism. Radical policy ideas like Universal Basic Income, Job Guarantees and Green New Deals tackle symptoms. But it’s time to fix a key cause.

Every day, distorting market platforms suck up capital, drive down labor costs, destabilize businesses, secrete data, and waste resources across the wider economy.

It could so easily be different. We are a bipartisan, international, non-profit that emerged from British government programs to modernize labor markets.

 

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