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www.groene.nl > Casper Thomas, Diederik Baazil and Jaap Tielbeke
Hoe Kate Raworth, Mariana Mazzucato en Esther Duflo de economische wetenschap menselijker maken
31 mar. 2021 - Sinds vrouwen het mannenbolwerk van de economische wetenschap openbreken, wordt de economie menselijker, duurzamer en minder abstract. ‘Vrouwelijke economen hebben door dat economie een sociale wetenschap is en geen toegepaste wiskunde.’
 · diversity · economics · feminism · growth · intersectionality · meritocratic-thinking · modern-money-theory · paradigm-shifts

www.thephilosopher1923.org > Santiago Zabala
Disruptive Innovation Will Not Solve The Pandemic
This pandemic is closer to a disruption than a crisis or emergency. While all three refer to unexpected and dangerous events requiring immediate action not all involve a rupture. Crises and emergencies have become chronic conditions in finance and politics. This is why we prepare for them through financial contingency plans, safety drills, and disseminating information for the public. These, according to some political scientists, can also socialize people into better democratic habits and attitudes. Disruptions, by contrast, are meant to tear apart our existence. To take a prominent contemporary example, think of the industries that Uber and Amazon have disrupted by offering cheaper services and products.
 · covid-19 · disruption · enlightenment · growth · innovation · innovators-dilemma · nihilism · philosophy