Open Society Institute chairman and founder George Soros shares his latest thinking on economics and politics in a five-part lecture series recorded at Central European University, October 26-30, 2009. The lectures are the culmination of a lifetime of practical and philosophical reflection.
Economists and others who apply the ideas of economics deal with most aspects of life. There are economic approaches to sex and to crime, to political action and to mass entertainment, to law, health care and education, and to the acquisition and use of power.
Rishab Ayer Gosh has led an international, interdisciplinary team of researchers through an enormous study of Free/Open Source Software. The paper, called "Economic impact of open source software on innovation and the competitiveness of the Information...
How batshit insane do you have to be to put a hook inside a squid and then place that squid in an area where there are tons of yellowfin tuna who might try and bite it? I could have been killed, for Christ's sake!
The planning of Africa has been done so far on foundations neo-colonialist and that is the time to lay the foundations for more livable cities within the continent, create spaces for living, to share, to generate communities, to be able to have a more solidarity economy.
acatech, and Münchner Kreis. Bericht, acatech -- Deutsche Akademie der Technikwissenschaften in Kooperation mit dem Münchner Kreis, Übernationale Vereinigung für Kommunikationsforschung e.V., München, (July 2015)