Books written by Nick Srnicek


Platform Capitalism

Polity | November 21, 2016 | 120 pages
Course Codes:  COMS 4800E
Semester:  Winter-2018
What unites Google and Facebook, Apple and Microsoft, Siemens and GE, Uber and Airbnb? Across a wide range of sectors, these firms are transforming themselves into platforms: businesses that provide the hardware and software foundation for others to operate on. This transformation signals a major... More Info

Inventing the Future

Verso | October 4, 2016 | 256 pages
A major new manifesto for a high-tech future free from work Neoliberalism isn't working. Austerity is forcing millions into poverty and many more into precarious work, while the left remains trapped in stagnant political practices that offer no respite. Inventing the Future is a bold new manifest0... More Info

Inventing the Future

September 30, 2015 | 256 pages
A major new left manifesto for a technological future free from work.  More Info