The new approaches to the precarization of intellectual labour in the context of neofeudal social order triumphant

Publication type Article
Status Published
Affiliation: Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration
Address: Russian Federation, Moscow
Affiliation: Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation
Address: Russian Federation
Journal nameObshchestvo i ekonomika
EditionIssue 3

The article examines the paradoxical phenomenon of employment growth in the largest high-tech companies, paralleled by economic stagnation and general layoffs in other sectors. Drawing on a number of authoritative sources, the author comes to the conclusion about the imitative nature of some indicators and offers his own vision of the ongoing profound changes in the social systems and their economic basis in the developed countries.

Keywordsmonkey business, precarization, neo-feudalism, bureaucracy, busy idleness, zombie capitalism, zombie economy, non-profit capitalism, digital revolution, hype
Publication date25.03.2021
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