SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

Session 172: The Future of Work in the Digital Age
Room: York Suite

Sponsor: Labor Studies

Organizers: Emily Coombes, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Jacqueline M. Zalewski, West Chester University

Presider: Jacqueline M. Zalewski, West Chester University

Discussant: Emily Coombes, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Papers:

“Algorhythmic Control and Consumer Redlining at U.S. Dollar Stores,” Tracy Lynn Vargas, University of North Carolina at Pembroke

“Infrastructural Power over Creative ‘Work’: The Labor Processes of Content Producers and Office Workers in the YouTube Economy,” Michael L. Siciliano, Queen's University

“Platform Capitalism and the Restructuring of an Off-shore Economy: The Case of Middle Managers,” Devika Narayan, University of Minnesota

“Technological Development in Routine Task Industries: How Wage Inequality and Underemployment Impact Workers,” Melanie Borstad, California State University