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Is Airbnb growing a social conscience?
This article looks at the impact of Airbnb on local communities, noting that it has the capacity to drive up rents and generate negative externalities which affect permanent residents.
Airbnb are trying - superficially at least - to tackle this by having a stakeholder day and giving $100 million to local initiatives. But does this go far enough and is it evidence of the firm having a social conscience?