Slash Workers
and Industrial ReLations


The fragmentation of the work is accompanied by the spread of multiple jobs, a condition that is very frequent among freelancers; this suggests a wider phenomenon: the double works affect different activities and sectors, also following the rapid development of the platforms, which offer fragmented employment opportunities to be added to the main one.  Much less attention has been paid to the effects of digitization on labour relations in connection with “contingent work”.

The project aims to investigate the regulatory models that are being developed at the international level, both within and outside of collective bargaining and to develop new prototypes of industrial relations.


New advances in digital technologies and the systematic application of automation to optimize production processes on a global scale (Industrie 4.0) have a strong impact on the organization of work and on the traditional system of industrial relations…

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