The use and abuse of data by Facebook and other tech companies are finally garnering the official attention they deserve. With personal data becoming the world’s most valuable commodity, will users be the platform economy’s masters or its slaves? Prospects for democratizing the platform economy remain dim. Algorithms are developing in ways that allow companies […]
Author Archives: Mariana Mazzucato
Mariana Mazzucato, a professor at University College London, is the founder and director of the Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose and the author of The Value of Everything: Making and Taking in the Global Economy.