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Alex J. Wood: Liberator or ‘Boss from Hell’?: The Gig Economy’s Double Edge (Ep. 156)

Alex J. Wood — Liberator or ‘Boss from Hell’?: The Gig Economy’s Double Edge (Ep. 156)

Alex J. Wood (@tom_swing) is a Researcher at the Oxford Internet Institute. He is a sociologist of work and employment, focusing on the changing nature of employment relations and labour market transformation.

Monica Anderson: Automation–Who Wins, Who Loses? (Ep. 120)

Automation–Who Wins, Who Loses? (Ep. 120)

Monica Anderson is a research associate at the Pew Research Center. Her work focuses on internet and technology issues. Much of her recent work focuses on the impact of the digital divide, growing role of automation in everyday life, and the role of online activism in the age of social media. She has a master’s degree in media studies from Georgetown University, where her work focused on the intersection of race, politics and social media.