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Could AI help bring about the four-day workweek?
Published: April 19, 2023
How to compete with AI and win in the job market
These human skills and qualities will become more valuable as AI changes the way we work
What is the difference between the gig economy and the platform economy?
Gig work is much broader than Uber drivers and food-delivery workers
Working in the gig economy? What you don’t know might hurt you
Gig workers must balance the risks and benefits as employment law starts to catch up
Delay and deflect: How women gig workers respond to sexual harassment
The design of apps allows delivery drivers to be harassed with impunity
A guaranteed basic income could end poverty, so why isn’t it happening?
Two UBC experts explain how a guaranteed basic income in Canada can be fair, simple and affordable.
What is the circular economy?
Tied to reducing, reusing and recycling, this concept could be the key to a more sustainable future
Instead of shopping this Black Friday, consider curbing your consumption
With plastic in everything from computers to clothing, UBC researchers connect what we’re buying to what’s harming our oceans
Getting to the HART of affordable housing
A new tool co-developed by UBC experts helps to estimate how much affordable housing a city needs
Putting an end to billions in fishing subsidies could improve fish stocks and ocean health
UBC’s Dr. Daniel Skerritt explains how fishing subsidies limit our ability to sustainably manage our fisheries