Does the Sharing Economy Increase Inequality Within the Eighty Percent?: Findings from a Qualitative Study of Platform Providers
Schor's study on income distribution suggests activity on three for-profit platforms is shifting more income and employment opportunity to better-off households. Read moreEconomic
Using Airbnb's occupancy data, this study suggests the platform has contributed to lower vacancies and higher prices in New York City's rental market. Read moreImpact
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About The Collaborative Economy
The collaborative economy encompasses a broad range of businesses and business models. We define it as 'an economic system that unlocks the value of underused assets through platforms that match ‘haves’ with ‘wants’ in ways that enable greater efficiency and access.’