Reading List

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Bostrom, N., 2016. Superintelligence: Paths, dangers, strategies. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

Bostrom, N., 2013. Existential Risk Prevention as Global Priority: Existential Risk Prevention as Global Priority. Global Policy 4, 15–31. doi:10.1111/1758-5899.12002

Bounfour, A., 2016. Digital Futures, Digital Transformation: From Lean Production to Acceluction, Progress in IS. Springer International Publishing, Cham.

Brynjolfsson, E., Kahin, B. (Eds.), 2000. Understanding the Digital Economy: Data, tools, and research. MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass.

Brynjolfsson, E., McAfee, A., 2012. Race Against the Machine: How the digital revolution is accelerating innovation, driving productivity, and irreversibly transforming employment and the economy. Digital Frontier Press, Lexington, Mass.

Brynjolfsson, E., Saunders, A., 2010. Wired for Innovation: How information technology is reshaping the economy. MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass.

Bunz, M., 2014. The Silent Revolution. Palgrave Macmillan UK, London.

Chakraborty, S., 2008. Intelligent Healthcareflow Mechanism based on Digital Transformation & Analytics (Technical Report).

Citi GPS, Oxford Martin School, 2016. Technology at Work v2.0: The Future Is Not What It Used to Be. Citi.

Cöster, M., 2005. Beyond IT and Productivity: How digitization transformed the graphic industry. Linköping University, Linköping.

Cox, H., 2017. Aubrey de Grey: Scientist who says humans can live for 1,000 years. Financial Times.

Diamandis, P., Kotler, S., 2012. Abundance: The future is better than you think. Free Press, New York.

DuBravac, S., 2015. Digital Destiny: How the new age of data will transform the way we work, live, and communicate. Regenery Publishing, Washington D.C.

Edgerton, D., 2008. The Shock of the Old: Technology and Global History Since 1900. Profile Books, London.

Engelbart, D., 1962. Augmenting Human Intellect: A conceptual framework (SRI Summary Report AFOSR-3223). Air Force Office of Scientific Research, Washington D.C.

Ford, M., 2016. The Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of Mass Unemployment. Oneworld, London.

Frey, C.B., Berger, T., 2016. Structural Transformation in the OECD (OECD Social, Employment and Migration Working Papers No. 193).

Frey, C.B., Osborne, M.A., 2017. The future of employment: How susceptible are jobs to computerisation? Technological Forecasting and Social Change 114, 254–280.

Friedman, T.L., 2017. From Hands to Heads to Hearts. New York Times.

Kelly, K., 2016. The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future. Viking, New York.

Kelly, K., 2014. What Technology Wants. Viking, New York.

Khan, S., 2016. Leadership in the Digital Age: A study on the effects of digitalisation on top management leadership (Master Thesis). Stockholm Business School.

Kurzweil, R., 2005. The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology. Duckworth Overlook, London.

Kurzweil, R., 2000. The Age of Spiritual Machines: When we will live, work and think in the new age of intelligent machines. Penguin, New York.

Lawrence, M., 2016. Future Proof: Britain in the 2020s. Institute for Public Policy Research.

Lewis, K., 2017. Blockchain and IoT: Catalysts for digital transformation. IBM Internet of Things Blog.

MIT Sloan Review, Capgemini Consulting, 2011. Digital Transformation: A Road-Map for Billion-Dollar Organizations.

Moss, F., 2011. The Sorcerers and Their Apprentices: How the digital magicians of the MIT Media Lab are creating the innovative technologies that will transform our lives. Crown Business, New York.

Murgia, M., 2017. Five technologies that will change how we live. Financial Times.

National Science and Technology Council (U.S.), Committee on Technology, Subcommittee on Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence, Office of Science and Technology Policy, 2016. Preparing For The Future of Artificial Intelligence (White Paper).

PWC, 2016. Industry 4.0: Building the Digital Enterprise (2016 Global Industry 4.0 Survey). PWC.

Rogers, D.L., 2016. The Digital Transformation Playbook: Rethink your business for the digital age. Columbia Business School Publications, New York.

Schwab, K., 2017. The Fourth Industrial Revolution. Penguin UK.

State Council, 2015. Made in China 2025 (中国制造 2025) (White Paper).

Vogelsang, M., 2010. Digitalization in Open Economies: Theory and Policy Implications, Contributions to Economics. Physica-Verlag, Heidelberg.

Wadwha, V., Salkever, A., 2017. The Driver in the Driverless Car: How our technology choices will create the future. Berrett-Koehler Publishers, San Francisco.

Wang, R., 2015. Disrupting Digital Business: Create an authentic experience in the peer-to-peer economy. Harvard Business Review Press, Boston.

Webb, A., 2017. The Signals Are Talking: Why today’s fringe is tommorow’s mainstream. Public Affairs, New York.

Westerman, G., Bonnet, D., McAfee, A., 2014a. Leading Digital: Turning technology into business transformation. Harvard Business Review Press, Boston, Mass.

Westerman, G., Bonnet, D., McAfee, A., 2014b. The Nine Elements of Digital Transformation. MIT Sloan Management Review.


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