Desigualdades sociais e racismo na economia da partilha

Não é só através da plataforma Airbnb e Uber que o racismo se manifesta. Na Blablacar (site de caronas/boleias), também. Neste estudo feito em França, os pesquisadores identificaram que motoristas com nomes que, aparentemente, são árabes ou mulçumanos recebem menos pedidos do que aqueles que têm nomes com consonância francesa.

 

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What Drives Pricing Behavior in Peer-to-Peer Markets? Evidence from the Carsharing Platform BlaBlaCar

 

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Edelman, M., Luca, M and Svirsky, D. (2016). Racial Discrimination in the Sharing Economy: Evidence from a Field Experiment. forthcoming, American Economic Journal: Applied Economics.

Farajallah, M., Hammond, R. and Pénard, T. (2016), What Drives Pricing Behavior in Peer-to-Peer Markets? Evidence from the Carsharing Platform Blablacar. Working Paper CREM. Available at http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2828046

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