“Sharing Economy” Best Match
Convenience or Chaos? The Rise of Dockless Bike-Sharing
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At this point, bicycle-sharing systems are not a new idea to the majority of people living in the North American cities. By reviewing a world bike-sharing map, you can see...
What to do about Uber: Ride-Sharing and the Rules
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ride-sharing regulations. Attempting to Regulate London isn’t the only city concerned about Uber’s operations; many cities across the globe are approaching increasing ride-sharing regulations in their city. Quebec has attempted...
Evolution of the Sharing Economy
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The sharing economy is booming! The sharing economy is dead. The sharing economy has been resurrected and redefined! Over the past year, the sharing economy has been on a massive...
Is the Sharing Economy Dead?
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it run its course? Fast Company details the optimistic rise and cynical, money-driven fall of the sharing economy. There’s no doubt that today’s “sharing economy” is different than what was...
Responsible Plastics and the Circular Economy
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...phase out single-use plastic products by 2020, and the EU plans to ban all throw away plastics in the region by 2021. IDEO CEO Tim Brown calls the circular economy...
Google Embraces the Circular Economy
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Joining a number of large corporations and furthering its own recent efforts, Google is making major preparations for the zero-waste, circular economy. Partnering with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, the firm...
Sustainable City Building that Grows the Economy
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Eco-districts offer a template for sustainable city building that can be replicated and adapted in cities around the world. But while these areas they have been implicitly linked...
The Sustainable Urban Future of Nordic Cities
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...on resilience, compact development, sustainable mobility, and a low carbon economy. The sustainability success stories achieved in the Nordic countries arise at least partially out of their regional context, but...
Do City-Specific Cryptocurrencies have a Future?
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...“could one day become the ‘blood supply’ of a growing collaborative economy”. But will it catch on? Will it add value and ease to a sharing economy, or complicate it?...
Our Favourite Urban Places: #IBIhappycities
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...been sharing posts on our Instagram and wanted to highlight some of our favourite “happy places” here as well! See more highlights by following @IBIGroup on Instagram. Thanks to architectural...