Steven Hill

Steven Hill is a former fellow at New America. He is a political writer, lecturer and researcher whose articles, opeds, and media interviews have appeared in the New York Times, Washington Post, The Atlantic, Financial Times, Wall Street Journal, BBC, NPR, C-SPAN, Fox News, Democracy Now, PBS, Guardian, The Nation, Die Zeit, Al Jazeera, Project Syndicate, Mother Jones, Salon, Slate, Politico, New York Daily News, Christian Science Monitor, Washington Monthly, HuffingtonPost, American Prospect, Roll Call, The Hill, Sierra, Ms., San Francisco Chronicle, Miami Herald, Philadelphia Inquirer, Chicago Tribune, Houston Chronicle, Internationale Politik/IP Journal (Germany), Social Europe Journal, Prospect (UK), Le Monde, China-US Focus, Hürriyet Daily News (Turkey), Prague Post, Courrier Japon, Taiwan News, Korea Herald, India Times, Burma Digest, Egypt Daily News, Dubai-TV, La Croix (France), Vima (Greece), Gazeta Wyborcza (Poland), Lidové Noviny (Czech Republic), Der Standard (Austria),Today’s Zaman (Turkey), and many others.

Mr. Hill’s books of political nonfiction include Europe's Promise: Why the European Way is the Best Hope in an Insecure Age, 10 Steps to Repair American Democracy and Fixing Elections: The Failure of America's Winner Take All Politics. His next book will be published in Fall 2015 by Palgrave Macmillan, analyzing the onset of the “freelance society” and the impact of the “sharing economy.”

Previously Mr. Hill was the director of the Political Reform Program at New America and he is a co-founder of FairVote/Center for Voting and Democracy. See more information at his website www.Steven-Hill.com.

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ECONOMIC GROWTH and NEW AMERICA
An Uber union? Seattle could clear way for ride-app drivers

“Employers and employees used to be married to each other, and there was a sense of commitment and a joined destiny,” Steven Hill, a senior


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Are Airbnb and Uber Saviors of the Middle Class?

Steven Hill, a senior fellow at New America, was quoted in Government Technology.


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Runaway Capitalism

Increasing numbers of American workers find themselves on shaky ground, turned into freelancers, temps and contractors.


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How Uber Drivers Could Trip Up CEO Travis Kalanick

The behemoth ride-sharing service Uber has jolted city after city like a mighty earthquake. It has gained a momentum that seems almost unsto


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The two faces of Airbnb

Airbnb, the $25 billion global-hospitality behemoth, may have met its match. And right in its hometown of San Francisco. On November 3, the


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GOP Candidates Avoid the "Economic Elephant" in the Room During CNBC Debate

CNBC held a GOP presidential debate that was billed as being focused on the subject of the economy. Instead, we found out that Donald Trump


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Gig Economy Is Crushing the U.S. Worker -- ‘Raw Deal’ Author

Wall Street and Silicon Valley may be excited about the emergence of the so-called sharing economy, but freelance workers driving for Uber a


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What happens to jobs in the 'Uber economy'?

What will jobs of the future look like, in a world in which Uber, Airbnb and TaskRabbit are becoming the model for new job creation? The U.S


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Airbnb is not the little guy’s ally

The giant hospitality service Airbnb has struck like a tornado in city after city. In response, some cities are legalizing Airbnb’s app-base


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Runaway Capitalism

Does the economic impact of the sharing economy live up to its hype?


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Raw Deal

Raw Deal is an exposé that challenges conventional thinking, and the hype celebrating the new economy.


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How Stephen Colbert Blew It With Uber CEO Travis Kalanick

Stephen, I realize it's only entertainment and that your job is to make people laugh. But when you bring on a very un-funny fellow like Trav