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Capitalism without Capital

The Rise of the Intangible Economy

by Jonathan Haskel

Early in the twenty-first century, a quiet revolution occurred. For the first time, the major developed economies began to invest more in intangible assets, like design, branding, and software, than in tangible assets, like machinery, buildings, and computers. For all sorts of businesses, the ability to deploy assets that one can neither see nor to...
Publish Date
2018
October 15
Goodreads rating
3.81
ISBN
9780691183299
Tags
economicshistorybusiness
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Aug 14, 2018
The book is eye opening, but it’s not for everyone. Although Haskel and Westlake are good about explaining things, you need some familiarity with economics to follow what they’re saying. If you’ve taken an economics course or regularly read the finance section of the Economist, however, you shouldn’t have any trouble following their arguments.     source