Posts By: Michel Bauwens

Michel Bauwens

Navigating System Transition in a Volatile Century

By on May 25, 2017

In Navigating System Transition in a Volatile Century, Michael Lewis puts forward a vision for a new global economic system built from the ground up. Structured on values such as resilience, cooperation, decentralized and democratic ownership, the commons, and dependence on nature in demand, Lewis’s model is based on “cooperative economic democracy” and the solidarity... Continue reading

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Project of the Day: Casco Art Institute – Working for the Commons

By on May 17, 2017

Opening: Friday, 26 May 2017, 17:00-20:00 hrs Exhibition: until 16 July 2017 Introduction “. The title heralds our new modus operandi, presented initially in the form of an exhibition that opens on 26 May 2017. With this change we aim to act on our political-aesthetical intentions and face their urgencies with “working for the commons”... Continue reading

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Lets get this straight, Bitcoin is an experiment in self-organizing collective intelligence

By on May 16, 2017

Another contribution from Jordan Greenhall. This post originally appeared on Medium. Jordan Greenhall: There have been a lot of conversations about Bitcoin over the years. Is it a currency or an equity or a commodity? Is it a store of value? Is it a “settlement mechanism”? Is it not money at all, but merely an... Continue reading

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Book of the Day: Doughnut Economics

By on April 20, 2017

Book: Doughnut Economics: seven ways to think like a 21st century economist. Kate Raworth. Random House Business Books, 2017 “Doughnut Economics proposes 7 fundamental shifts needed in today’s economic mindset if we – humanity – want to give ourselves half a chance of thriving together on this living planet in the 21st century.” Review George... Continue reading

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Book of the Day: Doughnut Economics

By on April 20, 2017

Book: Doughnut Economics: seven ways to think like a 21st century economist. Kate Raworth. Random House Business Books, 2017 “Doughnut Economics proposes 7 fundamental shifts needed in today’s economic mindset if we – humanity – want to give ourselves half a chance of thriving together on this living planet in the 21st century.” Review George... Continue reading

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