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Easy Money? The Demands of Crowdfunding Work

@inproceedings{Hui2012EasyMT,
  title={Easy Money? The Demands of Crowdfunding Work},
  author={Julie Hui and Elizabeth Gerber and Michael D. Greenberg},
  year={2012}
}
Crowdfunding provides a new way for people to solicit support from the crowd to launch new ventures. With exceptional crowdfunded projects gaining national attention for raising millions of dollars in a day, people have jumped at the opportunity to try crowdfunding for themselves. However, despite the seemingly simple promise of quick and easy funding, little is known about the work required for most crowdfunding projects. Based on an ethnographic study of crowdfunding work through interviews… 

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