The Penguin and the Leviathan: How Cooperation Trumps Self-Interest

An interview with Yochai Benkler

[Editor's Note: In this interview, Professor Yochai Benkler uses evidence from neuroscience, economics, sociology, biology, and real-world examples to break down the myth of self-interest and replace it with a model of cooperation in our businesses, our government, and our lives.  The interview was conduced by Daniel Dennis Jones of Radio Berkman and is shared under a Creative Commons 3.0 licence.]

 

The Penguin and the Leviathan: How Cooperation Triumphs over Self-Interest is available for purchase from Random House

 

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