Giving Away Guilt
June 7, 2016
CUNY School of Labor and Urban Studies
Professor Sofya Aptekar explores the gift economy through Freecycle, a network of groups where people can give and receive used items. Aptekar examines how income inequality and consumption patterns impact the organization, people, and the environment.
For more on this topic
- Read her article, Gifts Among Strangers: The Social Organization of Freecycle Giving.