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The Sharing Economy for Aging Demographics

The Sharing Economy: 3 Critical Opportunities for Aging Demographics

A version of this article appeared on Economics21, a portal of the Manhatten Institute, on June 9, 2016. “Aging boomers and the sharing economy go together like peanut butter and jelly” – The Globe and Mail, November 20, 2015. We have a big problem…I mean, opportunity, on our hands. By big, I mean a billion big. In […]

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What is the Sharing Economy

Sharing Economy Confessions: What You Need to Know About This New Profit Engine

The sharing economy has many synonyms: Tech-based capitalism, sharing marketplaces, collaborative consumption, gig economy, collaborative economy, 1099 economy, and the list goes on. Although we appreciate the complexity of this disruptive technological shift, for simplicity we will simply refer to it as the sharing economy. What is the Sharing Economy? The sharing economy is composed […]

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