The "Sharing" Economy: Issues Facing Platforms, Participants, and Regulators A Federal Trade Commission Workshop #01961

Submission Number:
01961
Commenter:
Olga Ortiz
State:
New York
Initiative Name:
The "Sharing" Economy: Issues Facing Platforms, Participants, and Regulators A Federal Trade Commission Workshop
AirBNB is allowing landlords to rent out rooms in my neighborhood for three times their normal rate! Rent prices are high enough, and this sort of illegal encouragement is allowing landlords to drive out long-term tenants in favor of overpaying vacationers.