blog – systems
Is Civilisation on the Verge of Collapse?
Introduction Patterns of Collapse Economics What Can We Do? Conclusion Note: this is a ~45min read 1. INTRODUCTION Buddhists name it the law of impermanence. Physicists describe it as simple entropy. Historians see it in the fall of empires. All […]
Plough, Spray, Eat, Repeat
For millennia we survived as a semi-nomadic species, hunting and gathering that which was required for our survival. Early humans, as with our living relatives, the Gorillas, Bonobos and Chimpanzees, were mostly vegetarians and spent their days foraging for fruit […]
Economics and Musical Chairs
I started studying economics as a bright-eyed and bushy-tailed teen, intent on studying the subject that I was told would lead to a respectable career and maximum possibilities in life. I had a good grasp of the fundamentals from the […]