Anthropocene · Ecological Economics

#8thWayToThink like a 21st Century Economist: Reflections.

In January 2019 Kate Raworth, the author of Doughnut Economics, asked her readers to come up with an 8th way to think like a 21st Century economist, an 8th mindset shift that was supposed to complement and/or counter the 7 ways she had proposed in her book: 1. Change the Goal–from GDP to the Doughnut, 2. Tell a New Story–From…… Continue reading #8thWayToThink like a 21st Century Economist: Reflections.

Anthropocene · Ecological Economics

#8th way to think like a 21st Century economist

In January 2019 Kate Raworth, the author of Doughnut Economics, asked her readers to come up with an 8th way to think like a 21st Century economist, that was supposed to complement and/or counter the 7 ways she had proposed in her book. This is the entry I submitted (find the typo!) for the #8thWayToThink competition: Alice Damiano…… Continue reading #8th way to think like a 21st Century economist

GradLife

Everyday differences between Italy and Quebec–Part 4

Originally posted on GradLife McGill:
We are at the end of the Fall term… many new international students moved here a couple of months ago to start their first term at a Canadian university, and other new international students will soon move to Montreal to start their studies here in the Winter term. And sooner…

GradLife

Thinking about the future… with some help from CaPS!

Originally posted on GradLife McGill:
It’s never too early to think about the future. Academia, industry or something else? Teaching, research, both, or neither? Same field, neighbouring field, or different field? The questions are countless, and if on the one hand we don’t have to have clear, immutable answers, on the other hand many graduate…