These days, everything from rides and food, to graphic design and copy editing can be accessed in near real time. Gig work is on the rise and is revolutionizing not just how we live, but how we work. How did the gig economy adapt through the pandemic? Might it provide a model to reimagine work post COVID?
Climate change, a pandemic, inequality, all demand that we examine the economic systems and structures we are operating within. In this time of unprecedented change, how might we reimagine work?
Given the ever-more connected world we live in, how should we reimagine the economy?
Examine new ways to think about work in light of the changes prompted by the pandemic.
Examine the way race interacts with structures of power, and how systemic racism manifests itself in institutions and our daily lives.