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Daniel Saros writes about how modern information technology can be used to implement a new method of economic calculation for a better socialist alternative to capitalism. He provides an analysis of relevant literature on the possibility of socialism along with description of non-market-based system of economic calculation and allocation. He re-emphasises on what defines a working class and claims that technology have evolved to the point that it can be used to propose realistic model of a future socialist order.
The book is an unusual and remarkable contribution to the debate on socialist transformation and economic planning. Particularly noteworthy is the independent model for democratic economic planning that the author develops from scratch in Chapter 7. The other parts of the book, which examine, among other things, the Socialist Calculation debate and the market-liberal critique of planned economic alternatives to capitalism, are quite interesting, but in some cases the writing style is not very structured. Although the author says that he broke away from the tradition of radical economics in 2020 and now publishes as a liberal economist, his model for democratic planning is a central point of reference for the increasingly dynamic debate on alternatives to the capitalist market economy based on digital coordination tools. A very good insight into Daniel E. Saros' model is offered in the Future Histories Podcast.