The cognitive Capitalism - by Yann Moulier-Boutang[Reading report] by Hugo Lambert


The author was part of the “Alternative Management” third year program in HEC in 2008/2009.

The digital revolution made the reproduction of immaterial objects easier, faster and almost free. In this book the author stresses that we are entering a third phase of capitalism, following the earlier phases of mercantile and industrial capitalism, where accumulation is centered on immaterial assets. In this new capitalism, ownership, division of labour, value and competitiveness are all put into question.

Quote article  Hugo Lambert, « The cognitive Capitalism - by Yann Moulier-Boutang », 07 november 2009, Alternative Management Observatory (AMO), [Reading report]

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