The aim of the article is to discuss the essential role of social capital of IT company, based on the example of Microsoft. The paper presents the historical perspective of the concept of human and social capital and introduces its precursors who first discussed this subject. It shows that for a few centuries there has been huge interest in human and social capital and it emphasizes the necessity to appraise their value in a reliable way. It also discusses the essence of the orthogonality principle and fundamental equation and applies them to estimate the value of social capital of Microsoft. Moreover, the model of neural network, proposed by the author in 2013, was also used to measure those values and both assessments were compared and analyzed.
Operational Program Digital Poland, 2014-2020, Measure 2.3: Digital accessibility and usefulness of public sector information; funds from the European Regional Development Fund and national co-financing from the state budget.
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