Social Issues

The effects of the sharing economy

Posted on: Tue 29 Jan 2019

If you’ve taken an Uber or stayed in an AirBnB you have been part of the sharing economy.

Supporters of the sharing economy look at it as a challenge to traditional capitalist consumerism, but is that really the case?

Marianna Sigala, Professor of Tourism at the University of South Australia, joins Breakfast’s Casey Tonkin to discuss the sharing economy and the effects it has on our society.



Produced by Casey Tonkin

Image Source: Mark Warner via Flickr


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