Challenges and recommendations for the sharing economy.
Brookings report on the sharing economy that examines the current state of the sharing economy, investigates the underlying economic, technological, social and political factors that lead to the rise of the sharing economy and predicts the growth of this sector in the coming years. The sudden emergence of the sharing economy has introduced many unforeseen challenges for consumers, incumbent businesses, regulators and policymakers. The paper identifies these challenges and provides recommendations on how sharing economy platforms should address them.