Cultural and Creative Labor Market

This episode presents an analysis on the main research on the cultural and creative labor market. The main challenges of artistic work and the labor profile of artists and creatives are presented. Topics such as labor flexibility, income generation, career selection, second jobs and geographic agglomeration, among others are discussed.

Goals

  • Understand aspects related to the labor profile of artists at an international level
  • Understand the labor market profile of cultural and creative industries
  • Understand some fundamentals of entrepreneurship and the profile of creative entrepreneurs

Assignment

  1. Interview one or more cultural and creative workers and/or entrepreneurs. Analyze their career and the strengths and weaknesses of their industry. Compare their experience with the findings of the research discussed in this episode.