8 October 2020

Productivity and the future of technology

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In this chapter excerpt from the forthcoming ESRA collection ‘Whose Futures?’ Shannon Walsh considers the New Zealand Productivity Commission’s recent inquiry into Technological change and the future of work. He examines the inquiry as a case study in the limitations of mainstream economic thought on the question of the future of technology and technological change. more

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18 August 2016

Ben Rosamond

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Ben is an activist, researcher and union official with NZEI based in Tāmaki Makaurau. His research to date has focused on revolutionary strategy, the place of sovereignty in relation to other models of political organisation, and contemporary critical theory. more

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Portrait photograph of Catherine
18 August 2016

Catherine Cumming

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Catherine (Ngāti Ranginui/ Pākehā) is a researcher and master’s graduate of the University of Auckland, Tāmaki Makaurau. Grounded in historical materialism and critical theory, her mahi is centrally interested in intersections of finance and colonisation, and possibilities for their overcoming. Catherine is based in London where she works as an editor in left publishing. more

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