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Joe Biden, Basic Income, and Societal Capital

Most economic policy debates are predictable. Folks on the left urge higher taxes and bigger government while folks on the right advocate lower taxes and smaller government… 1,887 more words

Welfare State

Book clubs

It started when two Czech friends happened to visit around the time my local book club was going to meet.  The two young women had enough time (and enough English) to read the month’s selection and attend; … 482 more words

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The Educational Revolution-Students as Agents of Change

Our past leader was all about change. Our people are a people in love with the idea of change, above all millenials who are no longer satisfied with the status quo, but instead seek out opportunities to innovate, create, and impact the world around us. 288 more words

Social Capital to take startups public without an IPO

Silicon Valley venture firm Social Capital just completed the first step in its mission to take startups public without an IPO.

The team has listed something called a special purchase acquisition company, known as a SPAC. 323 more words

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Coffee Time Part 2: get your village people together

So last week I wrote { this blog } about Coffee Time being our secret to not getting a divorce.  A friend who shared it noted that Coffee Time is not just for couples – and she’s so right! 317 more words

Social & Cultural Commentary

Social & Cultural Commentary

March 2014: Sum > Parts, Singapore Contemporary Young Artists Sum > Parts Exhibition Catalogue 

March 2013: The Infinity of Thought, Connected Contacted Exhibition Catalogue… 45 more words

Population As A Social Capital

Key points

  • Resources vs Capital
  • Capital vs social capital
  • linkages of society and its attributes (horizontal linkages)
  • Bonding (homogeneous) vs Bridging (heterogeneous)
  • Social network…
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