Ricard Espelt

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Ricard Espelt is a Dimmons researcher, specialised in Platform Cooperativism. The title of his PhD, framed in the Program of the Information Society and Knowledge at the Internet Interdisciplinary Institute (IN3) at the Open University of Catalonia (UOC), is «Agroecology platform cooperative consuptiom. The role of Information and Communications Technology in the agroecological cooperative consumption», directed by Ismael Peña-López. Information Society and Knowledge UOC Master and graduate in Fine Arts at University of Barcelona. He has a long experience in the field of education and arts.

@ricardespelt // ict4rd.net: research & personal website // ricardespelt [at] uoc.edu


Senabre Hidalgo, E., & Greshake Tzovaras, B. (2023). “One button in my pocket instead of the smartphone”: A methodological assemblage connecting self-research and autoethnography in a digital disengagement study. Methodological Innovations, 20597991231161092. https://doi.org/10.1177/20597991231161093
Soro, E., Espelt, R., & Fuster Morell, M. (2023). Making sense of platform-mediated residences in tourist destinations. A semiotic analysis of the controversy around home sharing in Barcelona. Social Semiotics, 1–18. https://doi.org/10.1080/10350330.2023.2190454
Fuster Morell, M., Renau Cano, M., & Espelt, R. (2023). Democratizzare l’economia di piattaforma. In M. Pirone (Ed.), Ultimo miglio. Lavoro di piattaforma e conflitti urbani (pp. 55–72). Fondazione Giangiacomo Feltrinelli. https://fondazionefeltrinelliit/schede/ultimo-miglio/
Senabre Hidalgo, E., Wagener, A., Wandl-Vogt, E., & Lew, R. (2022). Manifesto sprint on biocultural diversity: an experimental approach to knowledge co-creation, discourse design and collaborative writing. Cogent Arts & Humanities, 9(1), 2050603. https://doi.org/10.1080/23311983.2022.2050603
Fuster Morell, M., & Senabre Hidalgo, E. (2022). Co-creation applied to public policy: a case study on collaborative policies for the platform economy in the city of Barcelona. CoDesign, 18(3), 378–397. https://doi.org/10.1080/15710882.2020.1854313
Senabre Hidalgo, E., Ball, M. P., Opoix, M., & Greshake Tzovaras, B. (2022). Shared motivations, goals and values in the practice of personal science: a community perspective on self-tracking for empirical knowledge. Humanities and Social Sciences Communications, 9(1), 1–12. https://doi.org/10.1057/s41599-022-01199-0
Espelt, R. (2022). L’economia solidària contemporània com a eina de transformació social i econòmica del territori rural. In R. Cerarols & J. Nogué (Eds.), L’altre món rural. Reflexions i experiències de la nova ruralitat catalana (pp. 173–190). Tigre de Paper. https://www.tigredepaper.cat/ca/cataleg/l-altre-mon-rural
Tzovaras, B. G., nabre Hidalgo, E., Alexiou, K., Baldy, L., Morane, B., Bussod, I., Fribourg, M., Wac, K., Wolf, G., & Ball, M. (2021). Using an Individual-Centered Approach to Gain Insights From Wearable Data in the Quantified Flu Platform: Netnography Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 23(9), e28116. https://doi.org/10.2196/28116
Morell, M. F., Espelt, R., & Cano, M. R. (2021). Platform cooperativism: Analysis of the democratic qualities of cooperativism as an economic alternative in digital environments. CIRIEC-España, revista de economía pública, social y cooperativa, 102, 5–31. https://doi.org/10.7203/CIRIEC-E.102.18429
Fuster Morell, M., Espelt, R., & Senabre Hidalgo, E. (2021). Data for Sustainable Platform Economy: Connections between Platform Models and Sustainable Development Goals. Data, 6(2), 7. https://doi.org/10.3390/data6020007
Cano, M. R., Espelt, R., & Morell, M. F. (2021). Flexibility and freedom for whom? Precarity, freedom and flexibility in on-demand food delivery. Work Organisation, Labour & Globalisation, 15, 46–68. https://doi.org/10.13169/workorgalaboglob.15.1.0046
Senabre Hidalgo, E., Perelló, J., Becker, F., Bonhoure, I., Legris, M., & Cigarini, A. (2021). Participation and Co-creation in Citizen Science. In K. Vohland, A. Land-Zandstra, L. Ceccaroni, R. Lemmens, J. Perelló, M. Ponti, R. Samson, & K. Wagenknecht (Eds.), The Science of Citizen Science (pp. 199–218). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-58278-4_11
Espelt, R. (2020). Agroecology prosumption: The role of CSA networks. Journal of Rural Studies, 79, 269–275. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jrurstud.2020.08.032
Fuster Morell, M., Senabre Hidalgo, E., & Rodríguez, E. (2020). Goteo.org civic crowdfunding and match-funding data connecting Sustainable Development Goals. Scientific Data, 7(1), 132. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-020-0472-0
Fuster Morell, M., Espelt, R., & Renau Cano, M. (2020). Sustainable Platform Economy: Connections with the Sustainable Development Goals. Sustainability, 12(18), 7640. https://doi.org/10.3390/su12187640
Edwards, F., & Espelt, R. (2020). Technology for degrowth: Implementing digital platforms for community supported agriculture. In A. Nelson & F. Edwards (Eds.), Food for Degrowth (pp. 128–140). Routledge. https://www.taylorfrancis.com/chapters/edit/10.4324/9781003004820-13/technology-degrowth-ferne-edwards-ricard-espelt
Senabre Hidalgo, E., & Fuster Morell, M. (2019). Co-designed strategic planning and agile project management in academia: case study of an action research group. Palgrave Communications, 5(1), 1–13. https://doi.org/10.1057/s41599-019-0364-0
Fuster Morell, M., & Espelt, R. (2019). A Framework to Assess the Sustainability of Platform Economy: The Case of Barcelona Ecosystem. Sustainability, 11(22), 6450. https://doi.org/10.3390/su11226450
Espelt, R., & Fuster Morell, M. (2019). A Framework for Assessing Democratic Qualities in Collaborative Economy Platforms: Analysis of 10 Cases in Barcelona. In G. Salvia, E. Morello, & A. Arcidiacono (Eds.), Sharing Cities Shaping Cities. Urban Science. https://doi.org/10.3390/books978-3-03897-989-0
Senabre Hidalgo, E. (2019). Adapting the scrum framework for agile project management in science: case study of a distributed research initiative. Heliyon, 5(3), e01447. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.heliyon.2019.e01447
Espelt, R., & Fuster Morell, M. (2019). Ecosistema col·laboratiu de Barcelona: anàlisi de 100 plataformes i de 10 casos paradigmàtics. In M. Fuster Morell (Ed.), Una visió global de les ciutats i local de Barcelona sobre polítiques d’economia de plataforma i col·laborativa (pp. 259–286). Sehen (UOC). https://www.editorialuoc.com/sharing-cities_1
Espelt, R. (2019). Cooperativisme agroecològic i economia digital a la ciutat de Barcelona. In M. Fuster Morell (Ed.), Una visió global de les ciutats i local de Barcelona sobre polítiques d’economia de plataforma i col·laborativa (pp. 341–352). Sehen (UOC). https://www.editorialuoc.com/sharing-cities_1
Fuster Morell, M., & Espelt, R. (2018). A Framework for Assessing Democratic Qualities in Collaborative Economy Platforms: Analysis of 10 Cases in Barcelona. Urban Science, 2(3), 61. https://doi.org/10.3390/urbansci2030061
Senabre Hidalgo, E. S. (2018). Management of a Multidisciplinary Research Project: A Case Study on Adopting Agile Methods. Journal of Research Practice, 14(1), P1–P1. http://jrp.icaap.org/index.php/jrp/article/view/588
Espelt, R., & Fuster Morell, M. (2018). Sharing Cities. A worldwide cities overview on platform economy policies with a focus on Barcelona. In M. Fuster Morell (Ed.), Barcelona sharing ecosystem: Analysis of 100 platforms and 10 paradigmatic cases (pp. 225–250). Sehen (UOC). https://www.editorialuoc.com/sharing-cities
Senabre, E., Ferran-Ferrer, N., & Perelló, J. (2018). Diseño participativo de experimentos de ciencia ciudadana. Comunicar: Revista Científica de Comunicación y Educación, 26(54), 29–38. https://doi.org/10.3916/C54-2018-03
Espelt, R., Peña-López, I., & Vega, N. (2017). Plataformas digitales: grupos y cooperativas de consumo versus La Colmena que dice sí, el caso de Barcelona. La Economía Colaborativa En La Era Del Capitalismo Digital, 15, 144–174. https://doi.org/10.15213/REDEs.n15.P145
Garriga Miret, M., Gómez Fontanills, D., Senabre Hidalgo, E., & Fuster Morell, M. (n.d.). Collaborative Online Writing and Techno-Social Communities of Practice Around the Commons: The Case of Teixidora.net in Barcelona » The Journal of Peer Production. Retrieved May 25, 2023, from http://peerproduction.net/issues/issue-11-city/peer-reviewed-papers/the-case-of-teixidora-net-in-barcelona/