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4pm Collaborative Consumption

February 10, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Week 2:

  1. Economic perspectives
    1. Jobs/Employment Trends
      1. Global Crisis facilitates growth of shared economy due to distrust in finance and big business
    2. Labor Force/Preparation & Training
    3. Can the sharing economy tackle poverty?

Reading 1: The Shared Economy: It is time to start caring about sharing; value creating factors in the shared economy; Böckmann, Marco, 2013. University of Twente, Netherlands. Faculty of Management and Governance.

Reading 2: Sharing and Caring: The “sharing economy” invokes vague leftist sentiments while moving towards more precarious employment. Slee, Tom, 2015. Jacobin.

Reading 3: Could online marketplaces tackle poverty? Rowan, Wingham, 2010. Slivers of Time Working.

 

Details

Date:
February 10, 2016
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Venue

Salon 1861
550 Rue Richmond
Montreal,QuebecH3J 1V3Canada
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Phone:
514-765-0425
Website:
lesalon1861.com