The currency of the new economy is trust
1,537,019 views | Rachel Botsman • TEDGlobal 2012
There's been an explosion of collaborative consumption -- web-powered sharing of cars, apartments, skills. Rachel Botsman explores the currency that makes systems like Airbnb and Taskrabbit work: trust, influence, and what she calls "reputation capital."
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