Category Archives: economics

7 years since being “terminal”, 5 years since 2% survival!

A Special day today – 7 years since being given a 2% chance of living 2 years, 5 years since passing that 2% mark. In the world of cancer, 5 years survival is considered cured (even if you are full … Continue reading

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Evonomics – transforming Economics

Evonomics – Seven Ways to Transform 21st-Century Economics — and Economists 1. Change the goal: from GDP growth to the Doughnut. 2. See the big picture: from self-contained market to embedded economy. 3. Nurture human nature: from rational economic man … Continue reading

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On Elon Musk and the role of capitalism

Dan Shared Elon Musk’s video on his facebook page Musk only has part of the problem. He was correct when he said we get what we incentivise. It is our economic system that rewards scarcity over abundance that is the … Continue reading

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Deb’s speculations on our future

#121 – May 1st – I’ve Seen The Future . . . [also on Deb’s facebook page, where the balance of this takes place.] Hi Deb, While there is real risk, and I am not underplaying that risk, I am … Continue reading

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Critique of RBEs and Money – Updated

Continued comments on youtube to A world without work: Nigel Cameron at TEDxLacador My response to John Wang on a comment about RBE Resourced Based Economy (RBE) isn’t scam entirely, and nor is it entirely honest. There are real issues … Continue reading

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From Parts to Patterns

Shifting From Parts to Patterns “All our knowledge has its origins in our perceptions.” – Leonardo Da Vinci A very close approximation to something 😉 And I couldn’t help grinning at the reductionist explanation of the holistic approach. And it … Continue reading

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London Futurists – Industrial strategy for a sustainable world, with David Bent

London Futurists – Industrial strategy for a sustainable world, with David Bent David asks a series of questions: • What are the key questions in formulating a pro-sustainability industrial strategy? • What part can industrial strategy play in accelerating the … Continue reading

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