Tag Archives: Economics

Evonomics – Tim O’Reilly – Rewrite the rules of Economy

Tim O’Reilly: It’s Time to Rewrite the Rules of Our Economy The economic game is enormously fun for far too few players, and an increasingly miserable experience for many others. Tim has correctly identified that the key issue is “Asking … Continue reading

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Behavioural Economics continued – Values

further comment on Why Behavioral Economics Is Really Marketing Science reply to spaghettimonster Using the term “fight” doesn’t work for me. One cannot both hold individual life and individual liberty as values, and condemn individuals for holding values different. One … Continue reading

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Evonomics – Fairness

Evonomics – People Don’t Actually Want Equality. They Want Fairness. The invisible hand of egalitarianism. Good article Paul – as far as it goes. Agree with most of what Mark writes, but while much of what Dick writes is accurate, … Continue reading

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Evolution Institute – unpredictability

Evolution Makes Us Flexible Because Life Is Unpredictable “Unbending rigor is the mate of death/ And wielding softness the company of life: Unbending soldiers get no victories/ The stiffest tree is readiest for the axe.” (Tao Te Ching: 76) Yes … Continue reading

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London Futurists – how do we create our future

Future Consciousness: The Path to Purposeful Evolution How do we create a good future? Hi Tom You ask “How do we create a good future?” To me, that is the most profound question possible, and one I have been consciously … Continue reading

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Comment on Nev’s facebook page

Comment on Nev’s facebook page We have a major problem Nev, and you have got part of it. Our economic system can only value things that are scarce. Air is arguably our most valuable resource, yet it has no value … Continue reading

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My Post on Radio Interview on NZ initiative report and fisheries generally [updated x2]

Comment on my own Facebook page Last night I was contacted by NewsTalkZB and asked to comment on the report from the NZ Initiative. I suggested to them that they ask someone from the NZ Sport Fishing Council to comment, … Continue reading

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