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Re-embedding the economy within digitalized foundational sectors: The case of platform cooperativism

Davide Arcidiacono and Ivana Pais

in The Foundational Economy and Citizenship: Comparative Perspectives on Civil Repair

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447353355
eISBN:
9781447353379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447353355.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Activists and scholars are proposing the idea of platform cooperativism as a way to democratize the governance of extractive platforms of digital capitalism. Platform Cooperativism reworks the idea ... More


Cooperative strategies in the platform economy

John Child, David Faulkner, Stephen Tallman, and Linda Hsieh

in Cooperative Strategy: Managing Alliances and Networks

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198814634
eISBN:
9780191852374
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814634.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

Chapter 6 analyzes a new form of economy, enabled by ICTs, digital platforms, and smart devices to connect transactors (sharers or buyers and sellers) who may not have been able to cooperate ... More


Work on Demand

Jeremias Prassl

in Humans as a Service: The Promise and Perils of Work in the Gig Economy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198797012
eISBN:
9780191859458
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198797012.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

This chapter explores how the gig economy works. It looks at some of the most important platforms and illustrates their central role in shaping transactions between consumers and workers. Digital ... More


The Platform Economy: Regulatory Instruments

Vanessa Mak

in Legal Pluralism in European Contract Law

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198854487
eISBN:
9780191888779
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198854487.003.0006
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter charts which rules concerning contracts and consumer protection have until now emerged in public and private regulation. These contain a mix of public regulation, co-regulation, codes of ... More


The Normative Side: Transparency in the Platform Economy

Vanessa Mak

in Legal Pluralism in European Contract Law

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198854487
eISBN:
9780191888779
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198854487.003.0007
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter analyses the relations between the various sources of norms introduced in the previous chapter to assess the space for deliberation between lawmaking actors. To that end, the substance ... More


Legal Pluralism in European Contract Law

Vanessa Mak

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198854487
eISBN:
9780191888779
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198854487.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

The relevance of contracting and self-regulation in consumer markets has increased rapidly in recent years, in particular in the platform economy. Online platforms provide opportunities for ... More


The Platform Society

José van Dijck, Thomas Poell, and Martijn de Waal

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190889760
eISBN:
9780190889807
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190889760.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Individuals all over the world can use Airbnb to rent an apartment in a foreign city, check Coursera to find a course on statistics, join PatientsLikeMe to exchange information about one’s disease, ... More


Introduction

Vanessa Mak

in Legal Pluralism in European Contract Law

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198854487
eISBN:
9780191888779
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198854487.003.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This introductory chapter presents the major themes of study and narrows the scope of research to the European Union (EU). It briefly examines developing trends in the market for consumer goods and ... More


Meetups: Leveraging the Community

Sharon Zukin

in The Innovation Complex: Cities, Tech, and the New Economy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190083830
eISBN:
9780190083861
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190083830.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology, Culture

New York Tech Meetup emerged in the early 2000s as a formative organization in the city’s innovation ecosystem. Every month, hundreds of mostly young people and a few potential investors come to see ... More


Competition and IP Policy for AI— Socio-economic Aspects of Innovation

Anselm Kamperman Sanders

in Artificial Intelligence and Intellectual Property

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198870944
eISBN:
9780191913532
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198870944.003.0019
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

With the publication of its White Paper on Artificial Intelligence—A European Approach to Excellence and Trust, the European Commission has set the stage for regulatory measures to ensure that the ... More


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