Bettina von Stamm
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- Seven Ways to Think Like a 21st-Century Economist
- By: Kate Raworth
- Narrated by: Kate Raworth
- Length: 10 hrs and 49 mins
Economics is broken. It has failed to predict, let alone prevent, financial crises that have shaken the foundations of our societies. Its outdated theories have permitted a world in which extreme poverty persists while the wealth of the super-rich grows year on year. And its blind spots have led to policies that are degrading the living world on a scale that threatens all of our futures. Can it be fixed?
Got better as it went along
- By S J Bennett on 21-05-18
A must read for anyone who wants to see a future for their children’s children
I have been listening to Kate read her book, and am wondering, yet again, why it is that we have such brilliantly put together insights and suggestions for how to address the challenges Ll of us in the beautiful planet face, yet fail to act on it. Well, I am not really wondering as a fundamental shift in thinking and worldview would be necessary, and does not come easily. It all makes so much sense, yet the tragedy is, while it seems so much common sense, the problem with common sense is that it is anything but common ...