One of the challenges we face are the need to innovate and transform our institutions to be more dynamic and regenerative. Whether it be the WHO, World Bank, UN, or a government agency, etc. — these institutions were made for a world that was far more stable; they were designed in a world where rapid pace of technological was not a part of the discussion.
This podcast discusses the concepts of the commons of the future, the idea of welfare state in the future, and ideas around new industrialist. Hilary Cottam and Azheem Azhar have an intense and dynamic conversation.
One of the key ideas from Hilary, we must move from Homo econonomicus to Sapiens integra:
– “Homo econonomicus — guided by ration to maximize economic gains”
– “Sapiens integra — a new theoretical human with stronger connections to nature and other humans”
This is worthy of your time. And, learn more about https://www.hilarycottam.com/.
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