Axlerod honoured

National Medal of Science Awarded to Political Scientist Robert Axelrod

Congratulations Robert – very well deserved. I first read of your work in 1978 in Dawkin’s “Selfish Gene” – it remains the only book I have ever read cover to cover twice in one day. Your work on the mathematics of cooperation was foundational to the last 36 years of my intellectual development, and seeking to understand and develop choice in the implicit incentives that drive our social and ethical development.

About Ted Howard NZ

Seems like I might be a cancer survivor. Thinking about the systemic incentives within the world we find ourselves in, and how we might adjust them to provide an environment that supports everyone (no exceptions) - see
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