Tag: sharingeconomy

Uber returns to operate in Barcelona amid tensions with the taxi sector.

Uber returns to operate in Barcelona amid tensions with the taxi sector.

The application of transport by city Uber has returned this week to work in Barcelona in the midst of a great controversy with the taxi sector, which already announces mobilizations and conflicts. Thus, one of the first examples of this “conflict” has been the appearance of Uber advertising marquees boycotted and modified: where “Uber” put […]

The effect of AirBNB in New York City Housing Market has been negative, report says

The effect of AirBNB in New York City Housing Market has been negative, report says

Citizens and neighborhood associations of large cities from Los Angeles to Berlin come, in recent years, questioning and wondering about the negative impact that, at first, home-sharing platform AirBNB and other similar has caused in their neighborhoods. In this sense, a recent report from the Urban Politics and Governance research group of McGill University analyzing […]