Beyond the Technological Revolution


Notes about the possible occurrence of socio-political paradigm shifts with each technological revolution
Prepared by Carlota Perez for a meeting with Mary Kaldor and Robin Murray

This letter was written in late 2015, when the current political situation was already foreshadowed by protests and rising populist politics […] It ponders the existence of what could be called a socio-political paradigm that shifts with each technological revolution, asking if what we are witnessing currently can in fact be expected – and whether alternative manifestations are possible...

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The blog at www.beyondthetechrevolution.com is designed as a forum for discussing current issues of technology, economics and policy relevant to the Beyond The Technological Revolution (BTTR) project, as well as a space to communicate the ongoing findings of the project team. One of our aims here is to...