Sarah Laskow

The gigging taxpayers of New York:

How Uber-style jobs create bookkeeping nightmares

Bio: Sarah Laskow is a freelance reporter living in New York City. As a staff writer at the Center for Public Integrity, she covered money and politics, coal mining, and homeland security. Her work has appeared in, Politico, and The American Prospect.

Latest Articles:


The gigging taxpayers of New York

How Uber-style jobs create bookkeeping nightmares

Mar. 10, 2015


How simulators are changing subway-station design

Transformative platform play?

Feb. 6, 2015


The chain stores of New York

When local character has to scale

Jan. 7, 2015


The Barclays effect

Economic activity is up, for a certain kind of Brooklyn business

Dec. 3, 2014


Freelancers insurance evolves, again (and again)

Post-Obamacare entities in a position to succeed in New York, with political help

Oct. 1, 2014


The mainstreaming of MakerBot

How New York’s favorite 3D printing company traded its founding principles for growth

Aug. 29, 2014


Smells like amenity

For Gowanus, how clean is clean enough?

Aug. 1, 2014


What donors do for (some) city parks

A vital safety net, with major gaps

Jun. 30, 2014


Have the politics finally lined up for a (U.S.) Niagara Falls revival?

Nearing destination

Jun. 5, 2014


Pot Town, NY

What would Ithaca look like if marijuana became legal?

Apr. 28, 2014