16 February 2009

Yochai Benkler on ‘social production’

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Yochai Benkler
Yochai Benkler, who is the Berkman Professor of Entrepreneurial Legal Studies at Harvard and faculty co-director of the Berkman Center for Internet and Society, was interviewed on Ideas Project, the Nokia site that explores “where technology and communications may be taking us”.

Yochai Benchler has written for a long time about the internet and the emergence of a network economy and society. He has also talked about the organization of infrastructures, such as wireless communications. His most recent book is The Wealth of Networks: How Social Production Transforms Markets and Freedom, which is available under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial Sharealike license. He is also the recipient of the Electronic Frontier Foundation’s Pioneer Award in 2007.

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