Date | August, 2015

Platform Cooperativism: The Internet, Ownership, Democracy

Upcoming event at The New School (h/t Trebor Scholz): Platform Cooperativism: The Internet, Ownership, Democracy November 13-14, The New School http://platformcoop.net The seeds are being planted for a new kind of online economy. For all the wonders the Internet brings us, it is dominated by an economics of monopoly, extraction, and surveillance. Ordinary users retain […]

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Julia Ott – “Slaves: The capital that made capitalism”

Slaves: The Capital that Made Capitalism Julia Ott — August 20, 2015 (this post was republished in its entirety from Public Seminar) The slaves of General Thomas F. Drayton, 1862 © Henry P. Moore | Wikimedia Commons This post, adapted from a lecture in the team-taught course “Rethinking Capitalism” at The New School for Social […]

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Teresa Ghilarducci Bio in Bloomberg News

The ideas of New School Economics Professor Teresa Ghilarducci’s were discussed at length (and in great detail) in a recent Bloomberg News article available online here.

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