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Shared economy – sounds like a utopia? Probably so

Imagine an economic system in which concepts such as profit, margin and supply-and-demand were replaced by trust, participation, sharing, and the responsible, sustainable use of resources.

My article in BrandsIT dated 15thof December 2018.   Critics of modern economics, sociologists, advocates of cryptocurrencies (Bitcoin, Ethereum, to mention only those with the largest market capitalization), and even the founders of corporations that champion ​​new technologies, all agree: The age we live in
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The “sharing economy” was envisioned nearly 100 years ago

Sharing economy grew at 22% in 2016, up to 12.6 million users and was predicted to grow to 14.5 million in 2018. These figures need to be increased by the addition of online shopping data from such websites as Pinterest and eBay, which are used by a self-declared 50% of the adult population.

Back in the 1920s, Bronisław Malinowski, a Polish cultural researcher described a ritual in which members of New Guinea tribes traveled miles to exchange treasured religious objects. The custom required that no such valuable item be kept for long, and that its owner pass it
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Looking for greater profits? Start sharing with me

Imagine an economic system in which concepts such as profit, margin and supply-and-demand were replaced by trust, participation, sharing, and the responsible, sustainable use of resources.

Imagine an economic system in which concepts such as profit, margin and supply-and-demand were replaced by trust, participation, sharing, and the responsible, sustainable use of resources. Utopian? Absolutely. Sharing economy. Utopia, in Greek, can mean both the “good place” or the “non-existing place.” If the good
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FORBES: Sharing economy – utopia or future business?

Imagine a social system in which such economic categories as profit, margin, demand and supply are replaced by values such as trust, participation, sharing, deepening relationships, or sustainable resource management.

My article in FORBES published 30th of November 2017.   Critics of modern economics, sociologists, cryptanalysts advocates (Bitcoin, Ethereum, that I mention only those with the largest market capitalization), and even the founders of corporations in the area of ​​new technologies speak with one voice: we
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