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Figure/Ground interview with Robin Mansell

Figure/Ground interview with Robin Mansell

Dr. Mansell was interviewed by Laureano Ralon on July 12th, 2010 as part of the Figure/Ground Communication scholarly interview series: Robin Mansell is a Professor of New Media and the Internet in the Department of Media and Communications at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Professor Mansell’s research focuses on the social, economic, and technical issues arising from new technologies, especially in the computer and telecommunication industries. She examines the integration of new technologies into society, the interaction between engineering design and the structure of markets, and the sources of regulatory effectiveness and failure. She has written extensively on the social, organisational and economic factors influencing... Show More


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