The sharing economy’s limits. Also: Government contract trouble and AI hedge funds. — FTN DAILY EDITION #120, Economics and Business

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Over-Sharing

The sharing economy has limits. But which?

Daniil Gorbatenko for STUDENTS FOR LIBERTY:

Given the perceived potential of the sharing economy it is easy to exaggerate its promise.

What Are The Limits To The Sharing Economy?


When the rubber meets the road

A Content Delivery Network learnt the hard way how government contracts work.

CDN77.com & CDN hot news for Medium:

As hard as their employees try, however, it’s still a public institution and bureaucracy is rooted deep.

What Are The Limits To The Sharing Economy?


Not so fast

Millenials are less entrepreneurial than thought.

Dan Schawbel for World Economic Forum:

But the truth is that most businesses fail, and the hype and mainstream appeal of entrepreneurship does not reflect the reality of the millennial employment marketplace.

What Are The Limits To The Sharing Economy?


Hedge your bets

AI driven hedge funds are all the rage now.

Cade Metz for WIRED:

Even the apparent skeptics are embracing the trend.

What Are The Limits To The Sharing Economy?


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