The Global Course of the Information Revolution: Political, Economic, and Social Consequences: Conference Proceedings

Santa Monica, CA: National Defense Research University, RAND Corporation, 2000. Presumed first edition/first printing. Wraps. xxi, 121 p. Footnotes. Figures. Tables. Bibliography. RAND has embarked on a three-year effort, sponsored by the National Intelligence Council's Strategic Estimates Program, to chart the course of changes brought about by the information revolution over the next 10 to 20 year. This report presents the proceedings a a major international converend held in November 1999 in Washington, DC that focused on the political, governmental, business, financial, and social and cultural aspects of the information revolution as they are emerging around the globe. Condition: Good. No dust jacket as issued. Cover has some wear and soiling.

Keywords: E-commerce, Political Unrest, Globalization, Information Workers, Social Consequences, Francis Fukuyama, Larry Press, David Gompert, Paul Bracken, William Drake, Colin Crook, Jim Norton, Jon Alterman, Hideo Miyashita, Arunachalam, Ernest Wilson, Mulv

ISBN: 9780833028501

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