The "Sharing" Economy: Issues Facing Platforms, Participants, and Regulators A Federal Trade Commission Workshop #00085

Submission Number:
00085
Commenter:
Jennifer Fleisher
State:
Virginia
Initiative Name:
The "Sharing" Economy: Issues Facing Platforms, Participants, and Regulators A Federal Trade Commission Workshop
As an Airbnb host, I can confirm that sharing space via Airbnb helps us not only earn extra money to pay our mortgage, but make ends meet when our hourly-paid jobs are in slow season. We are grateful that Airbnb fosters the economic activity that supports us and other small businesses throughout the country.