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Looking back on “Platform Cooperativism: Building the Cooperative Internet” | P2P Foundation

Looking back on “Platform Cooperativism: Building the Cooperative Internet” | P2P Foundation | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
On the eve of this year's Platform Cooperativism conference, here is a selection of resources from year's event: "Building the Cooperative Internet"
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Coliving on the rise: can house-sharing make cities great again?

Coliving on the rise: can house-sharing make cities great again? | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
Can coliving help cities become more inclusive, diverse and connected? Interview with Jonathan Imme, Founder of The Arrivers.
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Nordic labour markets and the sharing economy- report

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The Danish Government's Strategy for the Sharing Economy

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Estonia Welcomes Chance to Steer in EU Digital Tax Storm

Estonia Welcomes Chance to Steer in EU Digital Tax Storm | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
EU presidency holder Estonia has committed to doubling down on solving the bloc’s tricky digital economy tax issues when EU finance ministers meet Sept
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Gig Economy, 18th Century Style

Gig Economy, 18th Century Style | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
Interestingly (or not, your call) the two-wheeled one-horse open carriage was introduced around the time this article focuses on: Gi
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Experientia guide to Milan Design Week 2017 - Putting people first

Experientia guide to Milan Design Week 2017 - Putting people first | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
It's that time of year again - Milan's don't-miss event for the design community is here. If you're looking to get inspired at Milan Design Week, then chec
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Social innovation with Ezio Manzini | Master in Service Design - Politecnico di Milano

Social innovation with Ezio Manzini | Master in Service Design - Politecnico di Milano | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
Today the students of the Master in Service Design are going to understand and recognize collaborative services with Ezio Manzini. The lecture is starting with an overview about social crisis in the cities, due to the gap between the growing demand and the shrinking of the offers. The problem starts when the big institutions of the …
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Home Cook offers up a sharing economy solution for the kitchen

Home Cook offers up a sharing economy solution for the kitchen | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
With well-equipped technology and a positive attitude towards the sharing economy, anyone can hail a car or rent a house. But have you ever thought about ordering a home-style meal served up by
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New Uber blow as European legal adviser says service should be licensed like taxis

New Uber blow as European legal adviser says service should be licensed like taxis | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
US ride-hailing app argued it is digital service, but ECJ advocate general says it should be regulated as transport company
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Today's Must-Reads For Entrepreneurs: The Best E-Commerce Platform, The Sharing-Economy Bubble

Today's Must-Reads For Entrepreneurs: The Best E-Commerce Platform, The Sharing-Economy Bubble | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
News and insights from around the Web, including the problem with performance reviews and why one company pays its employees to live in Newark, N.J.
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Gig Work, Online Selling and Home Sharing

Gig Work, Online Selling and Home Sharing | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
24% of Americans report earning money from the digital ‘platform economy’ in the past year. The extra income they make is a luxury for some, but a necessity for
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The Embassy Network Fosters a Multifaceted Approach to Shared Living

The Embassy Network Fosters a Multifaceted Approach to Shared Living | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
Communal housing is not just for students anymore. The Embassy Network, a collective  of shared houses across North America, Latin America, and Europe, is reinventing communal living for adults. The network was founded in San Francisco in 2012 by former NASA scientist Jessy Kate Schingler, her husband Rob Schingler (founder of satellite mapping company Planet Labs), and a few friends.
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Caboodle: co-working with childcare

Caboodle: co-working with childcare | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
Caboodle is one of a growing number of initiatives responding to a widespread shortage of childcare and workspace options that meet the needs of freelance and home workers. Launched in June 2017, Caboodle offers ‘pop-up’ co-working sessions with an on-site crèche at Windmill Hill City Farm in Bristol, providing the…
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Welcome to SEUK | Sharing Economy UK

Welcome to SEUK | Sharing Economy UK | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
Sharing Economy UK – the new trade body for the UK's sharing economy. Representing the sharing economy community, and lobbying for changes to protect consumers and sharing economy businesses.
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Concern as Airbnb properties "snowball" across Scotland

Concern as Airbnb properties "snowball" across Scotland | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
There is growing alarm that a rapid increase in Airbnb rented properties is harming residential communities across Scotland.
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Guelph produces 'Guidebook' for the sharing economy

Guelph produces 'Guidebook' for the sharing economy | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
Guelph Mayor Cam Guthrie has built a ‘Guidebook to the sharing economy’ for municipalities. The series of questions and prompts is designed to guide cities across the province to help balance innovation and policy goals when looking at economic disruptors like Uber or Airbnb.
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Discovering common ground in European social innovation projects: mapping the BoostInno network collaboration

Discovering common ground in European social innovation projects: mapping the BoostInno network collaboration | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
A while ago, I mentioned that I was going to share some exciting new community mapping projects I have been working on using my participatory community mapping methodology with online network visualization tool Kumu. After my post on mapping some Rotterdam Centres of Expertise, I now continue my series with the work I have been doing…
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WHO is Bunny Yan and What is the Squirrelz? Just the Smartest Sharing Economy Idea Ever! - Eco-Chick

WHO is Bunny Yan and What is the Squirrelz? Just the Smartest Sharing Economy Idea Ever! - Eco-Chick | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
A new app lets designers share materials and upcycle locally.
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The geography of AirBnB – where next?

The geography of AirBnB – where next? | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
Eoin O'Mahony, UCD and TCD. I have been working for a while now with the data produced by the InsideAirBnB project. I teach students how to map and analyse these kinds of datasets when they are learning to use geographic information software. The data are really useful to understand how the city changes, how urban unevenness…
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The hidden dangers of the global gig economy

The hidden dangers of the global gig economy | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
Oxford Internet Institute researchers show how the growth of the internet has changed the nature of labour
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Digital Single Market: Commission calls for swift adoption of key proposals and maps out challenges ahead

Digital Single Market: Commission calls for swift adoption of key proposals and maps out challenges ahead | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
Having reached the middle of its mandate, the European Commission has published the mid-term review of its Digital Single Market strategy. It takes stock of the progress made, calls on co-legislators to swiftly act on all proposals already presented, and outlines further actions on online platforms, data economy and cybersecurity.
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Research Report: Sharing Economy

Research Report: Sharing Economy | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
Alternative Terms access economy circular economy collaborative consumption collaborative economy digital economy gig economy on-demand economy peer economy uberisation Encyclopedia Articles Wikipedia:  "Collaborative Consumption" (within scope of WikiProject Economics, unrated), "Sharing Economy" (within scope of WikiProject Economics, C-Class on quality scale, mid-importance on importance scale) Websites Collaborative Consumption Shareable Books Aigrain, Philippe, and Suzanne Aigrain. …
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Tribute to Robin Murray, visionary economist, friend and Senior Fellow - The Young Foundation

Tribute to Robin Murray, visionary economist, friend and Senior Fellow - The Young Foundation | From Sharing to Caring: the Collaborative Economy | Scoop.it
CEO, Glenys Thornton's tribute to Robin Murray, Young Foundation honoured colleague, Senior Fellow and personal friend who will be sadly missed.
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