Peers Inc : how people and platforms are inventing the collaborative economy and reinventing capitalism / by Robin Chase
By: Chase, Robin.Publisher: London, U.K. : Headline, 2015Description: 290 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781472225306.Subject(s): Information technology | Economy | Sociology
|Item type||Home library||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode||Item reserves|
|Book||Australia||605 CHA 2015 (Browse shelf)||Not for loan||CA011266|
|Book||New Zealand||605 PEE (Browse shelf)||Not for loan||CA008690|
THE BUILDING BLOCKS: "Hello, Zipcar. This is Robin." -- Excess capacity -- Platforms for participation -- Peer power -- Bringing it together. EXECUTION: From scratch -- For the people -- Embracing the change. TRANSFORMING OUR FUTURE: Who has the gold? -- Addressing our biggest challenges -- What happens next?
Examines the collaborative economy, which is creating a revolution in business, particularly within the service industries. Opines the effects of digital infrastructure will have far-reaching effects on the economy and government, and help solve large scale social problems.