Author Archives: John Zysman

The Rise of the Platform Economy

This article is in Summit on Human Gene Editing, Spring 2016

The application of big data, new algorithms, and cloud computing will change the nature of work and the structure of the economy. But the exact nature of that change will be determined by the social, political, and business choices we make. A digital platform economy is emerging. Companies such as Amazon, Etsy, Facebook, Google, Salesforce, […]