IAU île-de-France: The collaborative economy: a rich store of town and country planning innovations

IAU île-de-France: The collaborative economy: a rich store of town and country planning innovations

Thanks to the development of digital networks and third places, millions of people can now share and mutualise their communication and help each other. This has favoured the emergence of the collaborative economy, a way of working, consuming and producing that has revealed new aspirations, namely: the search for meaning and a desire to overcome constraints such as economic instability, climate change and the loosening of social ties. France has now become one of the leading players in this economy.

Visit the website to find out more: https://www.iau-idf.fr/en/resources/publications/edition/the-collaborative-economy-a-rich-store-of-innovations.html

Also a video available on o/website: Sharing economy in Amsterdam, by ShareNL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UxKwI1Vb8AA&feature=youtu.be


Article by Carine Camors, Cristina Lopez, economists at IAU and Samuel Roumeau (OuiShare)

Photo Credits: photo no.1 @ Forgemind_ArchiMedia, flickr; photo no.2 @ Republic of Korea, Flickr; photo no.3 @ Forgemind_ArchiMedia, flickr; photo no.4 @ TUBA, Lyon Urban Data ; photo no.5 @ E. Gabily