Critical Material on the Sharing Economy
Overview of Resource Material
- Please read: Tom Atlee on the New Sharing Economy. Beware of Sharewashing!! Renting and working for money is not sharing! Find more critiques of sharewashing practices in our Sharing Economy page
- Excellent intro: Debating the Sharing Economy By Juliet Schor.
"Tom Slee argues the so-called sharing economy damages development, extends harsh free-market practices into previously protected areas of our lives, and presents the opportunity for a few people to make fortunes by damaging communities and pushing vulnerable individuals to take on unsustainable risk."