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Re: <nettime> Fwd: Class composition in black economies and the micro-co
Nick White on Thu, 18 Mar 2010 23:44:28 +0100 (CET)


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Re: <nettime> Fwd: Class composition in black economies and the micro-contract e-lance phenomenon - network economies... ?


On Wed, Mar 17, 2010 at 01:19:46PM +1100, dr.woooo wrote:
 
> Iâm curious if anyone has written class compositionist type stuff
> on the other similar types of work and perhaps more interesting
> black economy in ânetworked capitalism â ie. The class make up
> and nature of spammers, virus writers, paid hackers and the class
> make up and nature of work in the drug economy ( I heard someone
> writes on drug-cartels/dealing as another form of work in mexico ? )
>
> Any pointers to these enquiries or thoughts ?

Jonathan Zittrain touched on some of these issues in a recent
talk at the Berkman Centre; it's well worth listening to.
http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/mediaberkman/2010/02/22/jonathan-zittrain
-minds-for-sale-2/

Nick






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