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Valueless Knowledge-Commodities and Financialization: Productive and Financial Dimensions of Capital Autonomization

  title={Valueless Knowledge-Commodities and Financialization: Productive and Financial Dimensions of Capital Autonomization},
  author={Rodrigo Alves Teixeira},
We present a Marxian theory of the capitalist production of knowledge and of financialization as two processes subsumed under the principle of autonomization of capital. Our approach consists of three tasks. The first is to develop the principle of autonomization. The second is to show how financialization can be a misleading term. The third is to develop a new theory of the production and distribution of valueless knowledgecommodities and knowledge-rent. Our Marxian framework demonstrates how… Expand
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