The Sharing Economy and the “Uberization” Phenomenon: What Impacts on the Economy in General and for the Delivery Operators in Particular?

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Part of the Topics in Regulatory Economics and Policy book series (TREP)

Abstract

The word “Uberization” comes from a service developed by the firm Uber, founded in San Francisco in 2009, active in 59 countries and more than 200 cities worldwide and valued at $62.5 billion at the end of 2015.

Keywords

Business Model Delivery Sector Traditional Provider Gift Economy Share Economy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Doctrine et Modélisation, Direction of RegulationInstitutional and European Affairs, Groupe La PosteParisFrance
  2. 2.University François RabelaisToursFrance

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