The Sharing Economy Revolution and Why it Frightens Regulators

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On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Erik Sofgee from Popular Science to discuss Uber’s plans for autonomous drivers, then Michael Rosen from AEI discusses what Uber must do to rally support for their business model, then Christopher Koopman from the Mercatus Center talks about how regulators have responded to the sharing economy, and finally, professor and scholar Liya Palagashvili breaks down the Uber vs. Bill DeBlasio battle in New York City.

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Uber Powerful: The Car Service’s Brazen Plan to Become a Robotic Superpower
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To rally public opinion, Uber must think (and talk) even bigger
Michael Rosen at AEI
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Why Do ‘Progressives’ Want to Ban Uber and AirBnB?
Christopher Koopman at The Mercatus Center
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Opinion: Lessons From the Uber-de Blasio Showdown
Liya Palagashvili at The Mercatus Center
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