Konkurencyjność podmiotów sharing economy w turystyce

Ekonomiczne Problemy Turystyki. 2018;42 DOI 10.18276/ept.2018.2.42-02

 

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Journal Title: Ekonomiczne Problemy Turystyki

ISSN: 1644-0501 (Print)

Publisher: Wydawnictwo Naukowe Uniwersytetu Szczecińskiego

LCC Subject Category: Social Sciences

Country of publisher: Poland

Language of fulltext: English, Polish

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AUTHORS

Klaudyna Kowalska (Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Poznaniu, Wydział Gospodarki Międzynarodowej)

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Double blind peer review

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Time From Submission to Publication: 26 weeks

 

Abstract | Full Text

The article discusses problems of sharing economy influence on the functioning of tourism enterprises. The emergence of new “players” caused anxiety of traditional travel service providers. This raises the question: do the sharing economy companies compete with tourism enterprises? The aim of the article is to identify the factors determining the competitive advantage of new intermediaries (sharing economy companies). The most important factors of competitive advantage of the sharing economy companies are: low capital involvement, low transaction costs, unregulated nature of operations and high flexibility of supply.