An Analysis of the Labor Market for Uber’s Driver-Partners in the United States

Authors: Jonathan Hall and Alan Krueger
Date published: January 2015

Why did we select this research?

This paper from Princeton University provides the first comprehensive analysis of Uber’s driver-partners, based on both survey data and anonymized, aggregated administrative data.It explores Uber driver demographics,employment history and motivations for partnering with Uber.


Hall, J. V., & Krueger, A. B. (2015). An analysis of the labor market for Uber’s driver-partners in the United States. ILR Review, 0019793917717222. Retrieved from: