The EU social pillar: An answer to the challenge of the social protection of platform workers

Paul Schoukens*, Alberto Barrio Fernandez, Saskia Montebovi

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With atypical work gaining again popularity, platform work seems to combine all the elements which, by deviating significantly from the standard employment relationship, challenge social security systems.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)219-241
Number of pages23
JournalEuropean Journal of Social Security
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1 Oct 2018


  • platform work
  • non-standard work
  • atypical work
  • platform economy
  • European Pillar of Social Rights
  • social protection

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