What Governments Can Learn From Airbnb And the Sharing Economy

Fortune – July 12, 2016

In a new book, The Sharing Economy, they discuss how platforms like Airbnb and Lyft blur the lines between our personal and professional lives, creating gray areas for business owners, consumers and governments. It is clear that these digital platforms are not inherently biased, but rather services that have given transparency to undesirable human biases that manifest when people make choices about the usage of spaces they consider personal. This calls for new regulatory solutions to old problems.

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