Den cirkulära affärsmodellen att hyra möbler (och många andra saker) blir mer och mer vanlig. Men lyfts bara de positiva aspekterna på hyra i debatten?
Doktoranden Juana Camacho Otero, Circ€uit Marie Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network on Circular Economy, lyfter fler perspektiv i en text på LinkedIn.
“(…) if everything is going to become a service and people are going to stop owning stuff, what happens when that person loses their income and is unable to make the periodical payments, will companies take away their washing machine, their couch, their cars?
No body had the answer. This question raises a very important topic that has been ignored systematically in the literature on circular economy and in the public discussion: to what extent does the circular economy worsen inequality.”