Bruno Carballa Smichowski is a PhD candidate in Economics at Paris XIII University. He studied Economics at the University of Buenos Aires (UBA) and at Paris XIII University. His research focuses on competition theory and policy, commons and the sharing economy. He has worked on the link between the sharing economy, commons and mutual insurance companies. His current research is about how the management of data as a common can foster the development of platform cooperativism and reduce the market power of dominant platforms in the sharing economy.