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Yochai Benkler: "From Free Software and Wikipedia to a Field of Cooperative Human Systems Design"

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YOCHAI BENKLER is the Berkman Professor of Entrepreneurial Legal
Studies at Harvard, and faculty co-director of the Berkman Center for
Internet and Society. Since the 1990s he has played a central part in
characterizing the role of information commons and decentralized
collaboration to innovation, information production, and freedom in the
networked economy and society. His books include The Wealth of
Networks: How social production transforms markets and freedom (Yale
University Press 2006), which won academic awards in the disciplines of
political science, sociology, and communications policy. His work is
socially engaged, winning him the Electronic Frontier Foundation's
Pioneer Award for 2007 and Public Knowledge's IP3 Award in 2006, and