The 'gig' economy

12:00 AM ET Fri, 4 April 2014

A third of American workers are freelancers, and that number is expected to rise to 50 percent by 2020. Why are more and more Americans taking on gigs? Start-up entrepreneurs, Fancy Hands Founder Ted Roden and Fiverr CEO Micha Kaufman, explain why freelancing is so attractive for both workers and the economy.