Research Report: Sharing Economy

Alternative Terms

  • access economy
  • circular economy
  • collaborative consumption
  • collaborative economy
  • digital economy
  • gig economy
  • on-demand economy
  • peer economy
  • uberisation

Encyclopedia Articles



  • Aigrain, Philippe, and Suzanne Aigrain.  Sharing:  Culture and the Economy in the Internet Age.
  • Chase, Robin.  Peers Inc:  How People and Platforms Are Inventing the Collaborative Economy and Reinventing Capitalism.
  • Cohen, Boyd, and Pablo Munoz.  The Emergence of the Urban Entrepreneur:  How the Growth of Cities and the Sharing Economy Are Driving a New Breed of Innovators.
  • Ghosh, Rishab Aiyer.  CODE:  Collaborative Ownership and the Digital Economy.
  • Howard, Billee.  We-commerce: How to Create, Collaborate, and Succeed in the Sharing Economy.
  • Kostakis, Vasilis, and Michel Bausens.  Nework Society and Future Scenarios for a Collaborative Economy..
  • Kramer, Bryan.  Shareology:  How Sharing Is Powering the Human Economy.
  • Lansley, Stewart.  A Sharing Economy:  How Social Wealth Funds Can Reduce Inequality and Help Balance the Books.
  • Stephany, Alex.  The Business of Sharing:  Making It in the New Sharing Economy.
  • Sundararajan, Arun.  The Sharing Economy:  The End of Employment and the rise of Crowd-Based Capitalism.



Web-Based Articles, Blog Posts, Etc.

Books Read: April 2017

  • Lackey, Mercedes, editor. Tempest:  All-New Tales of Valdemar.
  • George, David R. Star Trek:  Deep Space Nine:  The Long Mirage.
  • Fluke, Joanne. Banana Cream Pie Murder.
  • Berry, Steve. The Lost Order.

Nonpolitical Books Read: March 2017

  • Carlisle, Kate. Homicide in Hardcover.
  • Woods, Sherryl. Along Came Trouble.
  • Kuhn, Cynthia. The Semester of Our Discontent.
  • Greene, Brian. The Hidden Reality.

Diigo Bookmarks: Week Ending March 18, 2017

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Diigo Bookmarks: Week Ending March 11, 2017

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Nonpolitical Books Read: February 2017

  • George, David R. Star Trek:  Deep Space Nine:  Ascendance.
  • Woods, Sherryl. Willow Brook Road.
  • Rollins, James. The Seventh Plague.
  • Woods, Sherryl. About that Man.
  • Woods, Sherryl. Ask Anyone.

Diigo Bookmarks: Week Ending February 18, 2017

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