Sharing As Means of Wealth Accumulation

Shakeel Siddiqui, Dublin City University, Ireland
Farida Rifai, HSE, Ireland
This research explores a small expatriate community of Pakistani doctors living in Ireland to find means and modes of wealth creation. It finds that consumers us sharing of resources as a tool to reduce the economic costs, which enables them to accumulate wealth.
[ to cite ]:
Shakeel Siddiqui and Farida Rifai (2011) ,"Sharing As Means of Wealth Accumulation", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 38, eds. Darren W. Dahl, Gita V. Johar, and Stijn M.J. van Osselaer, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research.