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Tomorrow's Child 20 Aug 2013 | 09:00 am
This poem was written to convey the imperative of sustainability. As geographical lines blur due to trade and markets, so can ethics.
Corruption along the Vietnam-China Border Permits Massive Smuggling of Endangered Animals 7 Aug 2013 | 09:00 am
Despite a recent surge in enforcement, more needs to be done to fight bribery and endangered animal smuggling on the porous Vietnam-China border.
Innovation and the City: Part 2 5 Aug 2013 | 09:00 am
As cities generate new solutions to a wide variety of vexing problems, sharing information about what works and what doesn't has become more important than ever.
The 'Copter Will See You Now 1 Aug 2013 | 09:00 am
As countries develop policies for civilian and commercial drones, it is important to apply ethical standards that are permissive of innovation.
Skin in the Game as a Required Heuristic for Acting under Uncertainty 25 Jul 2013 | 09:00 am
How are we to act in the face of all the uncertainty that remains after we have become aware of our ignorance?
Tackling Wicked Problems 24 Jul 2013 | 09:00 am
Wicked problems require innovative, comprehensive solutions that can be modified in light of experience and feedback. This paper identifies some of the main ingredients required in this evolving art.
The Next Social Contract 19 Jul 2013 | 09:00 am
A radical reassessment of work, skill formation, retirement, and leisure is needed to cope with aging societies and evolving technologies.
Fear and Hoping under Global Warming 17 Jul 2013 | 09:00 am
Energy Innovation CEO Hal Harvey lays out the motivation, and some of the policy methods, for tackling global warming before it worsens.
Proven Anti-hunger Strategies 16 Jul 2013 | 09:00 am
Beyond economic growth and safety nets there exists a wide range of proven anti-hunger strategies that deserve greater attention in the current policy-making context.
Jugaad: How Scarcity Drives Innovation 11 Jul 2013 | 09:00 am
If necessity is the mother of invention, then scarcity is its grandmother, says Simone Ahuja in this TED talk.