The magnitude of the current crisis raises questions not only political leaders, but also to any citizen whose professional activity contributes to the socio-economic system. The authors of this book coordinated by Duffau & Associés indeed believe that these questions should go through an integration of knowledge and know-how. Thus, an economist, a designer and an architect looking for in this book through their knowledge and their approaches.
From this encounter, a common project on the basis of an analysis of the most problematic principles of capitalism. Making architecture and design in an economy of sharing is to build opportunities open to all, moving away from proprietary to open up to new principles similar to those of open-source widespread in the world of the internet to trace the outlines of an economy of sharing the based projects for places of life or habitat designed on the idea of an open standard which is divided into scenarios ranging from local to global.