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Welcome to the Molysmocene

by Michael Hennessy Picard (postdoctoral fellow @ McGill Law Faculty), Olivier Barsalou (professor of law, UQAM) & Tina Beigi (bioresource engineer & environmental auditor)   Fig. 1 New York City Garbage artwork by Justin Gignac The climate talks in Bonn are now over. This 23rd Convention of the […]

Why behavioral economics is critical to revolutionizing economic theory and why it is not enough: Discussion with John Gowdy

During our Ethics and Cosmology student-led seminar (Ethics for the Anthropocene, Module 5: Game Theory and Complexity in Ethics) on 16 November 2017, we were joined by Dr. John Gowdy, Professor of Economics and Professor of Science and Technology Studies at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York. […]