The "Sharing" Economy: Issues Facing Platforms, Participants, and Regulators A Federal Trade Commission Workshop #00582

Submission Number:
00582
Commenter:
Chris Barnett
State:
California
Initiative Name:
The "Sharing" Economy: Issues Facing Platforms, Participants, and Regulators A Federal Trade Commission Workshop
Living and working in Silicon Valley, as a non-engineer can be challenging. Home prices are so high. I have found that opening up a room in my house via Airbnb has been a great way to pay the bills - and meet new people. My experience has always been positive. I would be devastated to see the FTC place restrictions on this practice.