Platform economy as a new form of capitalism: a Régulationist research programme

@article{Montalban2019PlatformEA,
  title={Platform economy as a new form of capitalism: a R{\'e}gulationist research programme},
  author={M. Montalban and Vincent Frigant and B. Jullien},
  journal={Cambridge Journal of Economics},
  year={2019},
  volume={43},
  pages={805-824}
}
The terms ‘platform economy’ or ‘sharing economy’ have become widespread with the development of digital platforms like Uber. This economy is transforming capitalism and raising important questions about its nature. Is it a new process of embeddedness or is it the next step for deregulation following the crisis of the financialised regime of accumulation (RA)? Is it a possible new Growth Regime? Using the approach of the French Regulation school of thought, we describe the nature and… Expand

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