Aaron Benanav

(forthcoming 2022) ‘Introduction’ to special issue on workers and obsolescence (co-edited with Lori Flores), International Labor and Working Class History, Sept Issue.

(2021) ‘Service Work in the Pandemic Economy,International Labor and Working Class History 99, Spring 2021, pp. 66-74.

(2020) Automation and the Future of Work. NY & London: Verso Books.

(2019) ‘Automation and the Future of Work-II‘, New Left Review II/120, Nov./Dec. 2019, pp. 117-146.

(2019) ‘Automation and the Future of Work-I,’ New Left Review II/119, Sept./Oct. 2019, pp. 5-38.

(2019) ‘Demography and Dispossession: Explaining the Growth of the Global Informal Workforce,
1950-2000,’ Social Science History, Vol 43: 4, Sept 2019, pp. 679-703.

(2019) ‘The Origins of Informality: The ILO at the Limit of the Concept of Unemployment,’ Journal of Global History 14:1, Feb 2019, pp. 107-125.

(2018) ‘Crisis and Immiseration: Critical Theory Today‘ (with John Clegg), in the SAGE Handbook of
Frankfurt School Critical Theory, eds. Beverley Best, Werner Bonefeld, and Chris O’Kane,
London, UK: Sage Publications, pp. 1629-48.

(2014) ‘Misery and Debt: On the Logic and History of Surplus Populations and Surplus Capital’, (with John Clegg), in Contemporary Marxist Theory: A Reader, eds. Andrew Pendakis, et. al.,
New York, US: Bloomsbury Academic, pp. 585-608.

(2014) ‘Can Dialectics Break BRICS?‘ (with Joshua Clover), South Atlantic Quarterly 113: 4, pp. 743-759.

Other Articles & Publications

(2021) ‘American Unemployment: Past, Present, and Future‘, (review), Labor 18: 4, Dec 2021, pp. 157-158.

(2021) ‘Making a Living: The History of What We Call Work,’ Nation, Oct 18, 2021, pp. 40-48.

(2021) ‘Technology is Unlikely to Create Shared Prosperity,’ Boston Review, May 20, 2021, pp. 55-59.

(2020) ‘How to Make a Pencil,’ Logic Magazine 12, Dec 2020, pp. 195-214.

(2020) ‘World Asymmetries,’ New Left Review 125, Sept/Oct 2020, pp. 138-149.

(2020) ‘A World without Work?,’ Dissent Magazine, Fall 2020, pp. 45-52.

(2020) ‘Why Uber’s Business Model is Doomed,’ The Guardian, August 24, 2020.

(2020) ‘Automation Isn’t Wiping out Jobs,’ The Guardian, Jan 25, 2020.

(2010) ‘Misery and Debt‘ (with John Clegg), Endnotes 2, April 2010, pp. 20-51.

(2010) ‘Landscapes of Labour,’ New Left Review 61, Jan 2010, pp. 222-232.

(2009) ‘Critique in Crisis,’ Lana Turner Journal 2, Fall 2009, pp. 212-223.