A conceptual perspective on collaborative consumption

  title={A conceptual perspective on collaborative consumption},
  author={Myriam Ertz and Fabien Durif and Manon Arcand},
  journal={AMS Review},
While considerable investigative work has focused on collaborative consumption (CC) from a managerial standpoint, the concept still lacks the conceptual groundwork necessary to categorize and fully understand its scopes and limits. In this article, the authors draw upon past research to delineate the construct, discuss its dimensionalities, and propose a conceptualization of CC. The CC concept is based on six key thrusts: (1) the consumer’s ability to switch sides; (2) the collaboration… 

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