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Uber

Disruptive taxi company,

articles
2
2022

Lobby researcher: ‘The Kroes case shows superbly how the system is failing’

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Peter Teffer

Peter Teffer

Emilia Korkea-aho investigates the 'revolving door': politicians and senior officials who become lobbyists, and vice versa. As a result of the revelations about former European Commissioner Neelie Kroes’ lobbying for Uber, the little-known Brussels committee that the Finnish professor investigates has suddenly drawn attention. This is not necessarily conducive to her research.

2015

The unsharing economy

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Daniel Mügge

Daniel Mügge

What exactly is shared in the 'Uber economy'? Certainly not wealth, that ends up in the pockets of the Ubers and Airbnb's of this new world and those of owners, not with the service providers themselves, says political economist Daniel Mügge. 'Flexible outsourcing accentuates inequality, and inequality is a drag on growth'.