Tag : collaborative consumption

Market transactions like any other?

One of the promised benefits of collaborative consumption emphasises the connections it creates between individuals. It is […]

The role of sociability in collaborative exchanges

All collaborative consumption platforms promise, to some extent, a «human» and «friendly» experience. Many claim to forge […]

Does collaborative consumption encourage frugality ?

The writers who advocate collaborative consumption, and the collaborative economy (a.k.a. the sharing economy) in general, see […]

Drivy: the “friendly” way to rent a car

The collaborative consumption sector raises the question of amateur involvement in economic activity. How do ordinary web […]

ShaREvolution: an action research project on collaborative consumption

Between February 2014 and February 2015, Fing, OuiShare and their partners – including Orange Labs – carried […]

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