Namira Samir , PhD Candidate in Human Geography and Urban Studies, has recently published an LSE blog, titled, “The Disparity of Gig Economy and Rural-Urban Poverty” in the context of COVID-19 in Indonesia. Read Namira’s blog here.

Accurate poverty-targeting strategies are not merely about serving those who live below the poverty line; they are about understanding poverty. And the gig economy is one of the many faces of poverty.

Namira Samira