The Future of Capitalism

Monday, Sep 21, 2015
by nmallina

Technological innovation (from the digitization of everyday life to the robotization of multiple tasks) has accelerated in the last decades. This change hold the promise of generating fast economic growth, higher levels of overall leisure, and even a more informed public. But they may also result in dramatic economic and political disruptions – leading to the substitution of capital for labor, sharp inequalities, and a polarized electoral arena. “The Future of Capitalism” consists of a  monthly talk series in which a leading academic, researcher or practitioner will be invited to discuss the economic and technological transformations that are taking place in today's economy as well as their social and political consequences.”