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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.

Blog Posts, Articles, and Reports To Read: January 2012

Presentation: “Integrating Social Networking & Web 2.0 Applications into eLearning”

Presentation:  “Integrating Social Networking & Web 2.0 Applications into eLearning

Riding the Google Wave

Last week, I wrote a short post titled “What Is Google Wave?” and included some videos about Google’s new tool that “will be available later this year.” According to the Official Google Blog, a “‘wave’ is equal parts conversation and document, where people can communicate and work together with richly formatted text, photos, videos, maps, and more” (“Went Walkabout. Brought back Google Wave“).

Since the announcement, a lot of people have been writing about it:

About Face on Facebook

I finally joined Facebook last weekend.  I’ve been looking for family members and old friends.  The first person to respond to my friend request was my nephew who is in tenth grade.  I guess I shouldn’t have been surprised.

I just finished following the instructions on the following video to set up the Twitter application in Facebook:

If this works, every one of my blog posts will show up twice on my Facebook wall because I have HootSuite set up to automatically post updates from my blog’s RSS feed.

I used a new picture of Floria for my profile in Facebook:


Purple isn’t my favorite color, but I do like lilacs.

Internet Research Presentation

Internet Research Presentation