Platform capitalism, digital technology and the future of work

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CBC Ideas – The Massey Lectures

80+ % of the digital economy controlled by a very small number of giant corporations with monopolies and enormous influence over democracies. They pretty much get what ever they want.

This happened in the past with brick and mortar economies with Rail Roads, Airlines and Utilities which were broken up or nationalized to reign them in.

Have we learnt from the past.

Links on the page to others in this 3 part series.
Listen to Part 1: Artificial intelligence, robots and the future of work
Listen to Part 3: Less work and more leisure: Utopian visions and the future of work

http://www.cbc.ca/radio/ideas/platform-capitalism-digital-technology-and-the-future-of-work-1.4297369

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