Upwork and the Curse of WYSIATI

Lukáš Kovařík
Mar 6 · 11 min read
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Experiment Design

Candidates

Question Time

Table 1: List of topics we expected candidates to raise.

Proposals

Table 2: Cost estimates received.
Table 3: Candidate’s hourly rates as stated on their Upwork profiles.
Figure 1: Cost estimate vs. hourly rate.
Figure 2: Cost estimate vs. total earnings.
Figure 3: Time estimate vs. hourly rate.
Figure 4: Time estimate vs. total earnings.
Table 4: Time estimates.

Healing the Curse

Conclusion

References

Lukáš Kovařík

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CEO & Founder at Bohemian AI, exploring the intersection of science, technology and business.

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