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Power to the people: new models for ownership and governance in a collaborative society | Nesta

Power to the people: new models for ownership and governance in a collaborative society | Nesta | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
How can organisations draw upon traditional models of co-operativism and ownership for the 21st century?
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Michel Bauwens: “Media for a New World System” – The Internet of Ownership

Michel Bauwens: “Media for a New World System” – The Internet of Ownership | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
RT @nathanairplane: Announcing: @mbauwens' talk at @CUBoulderCMCI tomorrow will be livestreamed! https://t.co/Yd0MUnIvIn Join us. #platform…
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Worker ownership and cooperatives will not succeed by competing on capitalism’s terms | P2P Foundation

A critique of the ideas of U.S. cooperative leaders such as Richard Wolff and Gar Alperovitz.

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In the Future, Ownerless Companies Will Live on the Blockchain - Singularity HUB

In the Future, Ownerless Companies Will Live on the Blockchain - Singularity HUB | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Among niche groups of computer scientists, the buzz surrounding blockchain has reached levels normally designated for Elon Musk. The technology is in its early and technically complicated stage of development,... read more
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Private ownership of industry should be increased instead of government ownership of industry.

Private ownership of industry should be increased instead of government ownership of industry. | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Represent. Democracy, every day.
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The Fall Of Materialism: Why More Millennials Aspire To Have Nothing

The Fall Of Materialism: Why More Millennials Aspire To Have Nothing | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
It's a quiet rebellion.
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Participatory Economics and the Commons | P2P Foundation

Participatory Economics and the Commons | P2P Foundation | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

“* Who Owns the Commons? In a participatory economy the commons belongs to everyone, and no more to one person than any other. While individuals own personal property, everything we need to produce our way of life is owned in common in a participatory economy.

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This Group Wants to Help Lower Rents by Buying Real Estate as a Collective

This Group Wants to Help Lower Rents by Buying Real Estate as a Collective | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
“Things are getting a little ridiculous in New York City!" says Rafael Jose, Queens-based real estate agent. "Fifty or sixty percent of what people make goes to housing. Working-class people who have done all the right things — gone to school, saved money — are still getting priced out of...
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The People’s Uber: Why The Sharing Economy Must Share Ownership

The People’s Uber: Why The Sharing Economy Must Share Ownership | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Workers are often taken advantage of by the on-demand economy. What if they ran it instead?
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What would a driver-owned Uber look like? — Medium

What would a driver-owned Uber look like? — Medium | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
NB: This is a draft, intended for feedback.. the final version will have graphics and more tech details.. any feedback please share with…
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Why Boards Must Look Beyond Shareholders

Why Boards Must Look Beyond Shareholders | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Shareholder primacy is an ideology, not law, and boards have the option to consider other audiences.
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The Future of Work: Owning What We Share

The Future of Work: Owning What We Share | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The latest entry in a special project in which business and labor leaders, social scientists, technology visionaries, activists, and journalists weigh in on the most consequential changes in the workplace.
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Shared ownership: a real life experiment - Crowd Expedition

Shared ownership: a real life experiment - Crowd Expedition | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
In Amsterdam I had a highly interesting talk with Felix Lepoutre, founder of MeetBerlage. Felix is experimenting with his own company in shared
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Why China's Millennials Are Happy to Own Nothing

Why China's Millennials Are Happy to Own Nothing | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Two decades ago, Tyler Xiong and his parents had to live in a commune guided by the strict socialist teachings of Mao Zedong.
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Science Research: Why Stealing Is Okay If You Are Being Robbed

Science Research: Why Stealing Is Okay If You Are Being Robbed | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

It would take a single mum, working a backshift in Asda for £6.70 an hour before tax, half a day's labour to access just one science article on a topic that interests her.

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Bucerius Lab Lecture by Aral Balkan - Digital Emancipation: Ownership of the Self in the Digital Age

The Lecture was given during the ZEIT-Stiftung Bucerius Lab Symposium on Feb 20th 2016 in Hamburg, Germany, by Mr. Aral Balkan. More Information on Aral's…
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Data Commons Co-op: A Tale of Two Directories

Noemi Giszpenc in "Owning Is the New Sharing: Actually-Existing Platform Co-ops" session of Platform Cooperativism Conference, NYC, November 2015
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Column: The case for employee-owned companies | PBS NewsHour

Column: The case for employee-owned companies | PBS NewsHour | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
If employees are responsible for the consequences of their actions while on the job — committing a crime, say — how can it be that they’re not responsible for the positive things they do, such as making money?
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It May Not Be a “Sharing Economy,” But It’s Still Transformative - Equities.com - Global Financial Community

It May Not Be a “Sharing Economy,” But It’s Still Transformative - Equities.com - Global Financial Community | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

“Access is the new ownership.”

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Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee's next project: a data platform that gives users control of their data | MIT CSAIL

Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee's next project: a data platform that gives users control of their data | MIT CSAIL | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
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Why Worker Coop Conversions and Ownership Make Sense Now | Project Equity

Why Worker Coop Conversions and Ownership Make Sense Now | Project Equity | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

Employee-owned businesses bring tremendous benefits to workers, businesses, and the broader economy. In this webinar, hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank, we will review the main features and benefits of worker owned cooperatives, talk about why worker ownership is an important community economic development strategy, and introduce strategies for how traditional businesses can convert to coops.

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We Can’t Let John Deere Destroy the Very Idea of Ownership

We Can’t Let John Deere Destroy the Very Idea of Ownership | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
It’s official: John Deere and General Motors want to eviscerate the notion of ownership.
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Ownership, FutureProofing - BBC Radio 4

Ownership, FutureProofing - BBC Radio 4 | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Does the growth of the sharing economy mean ownership is over?
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The Future of Property - Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies

The Future of Property - Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Within the Anglo-American, and then specifically American political discourse, the dominant paradigm for around two generations right now is that the main guarantor of liberty (defined as the absence of physical force) is the institution of private...
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Benefits of Co-Ownership Networks in Sharing Economy

Free video about co-ownership. This free video was created for you by http://epsos.de and can be used for free under the creative commons license with the ...
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