Category Archives: economics

Economies and Ecology

The World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland just concluded on on Jan. 25th. At this meeting of economists and policy makers, two presentations were given based on current articles in Science and Anthropecene Review that argue that the world is … Continue reading

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Trends in Violence

While it seems like our world is becoming more dangerous, the data show quite the opposite. The trend line shows an accelerated reduction in violence from prehistory that continues into the 21 st century. I’m reading “The Better Angels of … Continue reading

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Mindful Economics

This is a bit of a departure from the usual DFD post. Please take some time read and reflect on this in a mindful way. Remember it is important to see things as they are not as we would like … Continue reading

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