Articles related to “alternatives to modern economy”

We believe that economic growth brings us happiness, and economic efficiency solves problems. But is that really true? Isn’t economic efficiency overrated? Hasn’t it become the only metric to judge every single one of us, and every single community, to decide who wins and who loses?  There are an increasing number of people who are trying to re-discover and re-brand precious and unique values, ignored by economic efficiency.

Toyo Ito Interview in Omishima: Architecture then, now and next 2-2

Toyo Ito interview at Omishima Island: Architecture then, now and next (2-2) Part II: The 3/11 and the Limits of ...
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Toyo Ito Interview in Omishima: Architecture then, now and next 1 (2)

Toyo Ito interview at Omishima: Architecture then, now and next (1-2) Part I: "Ethics" of Asian architecture So humans need ...
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How to survive the coronavirus recession 2020

“How to survive the coronavirus recession 2020?” series is part of the “Less is more economy” discussion, which explores the ...
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How to become part of the solution during the coronavirus pandemic

How to stop feeling anxious during a social crisis? Stop being a consumer and hoarding Coronavirus stalled the global economy.  ...
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Forget about what Rudy Gobert did: Coronavirus emergency is much bigger

How does blaming Rudy Gobert help solve the corona virus emergency? We are facing something much, much more serious, and ...
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Coronavirus: we live in the era of EID (emerging infectious diseases)

This article is part of the “Less is more economy  Chapter 2: The current status of 'more'.” As a society, ...
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“Less is more”: your new motto for stress-free, happier life

“Less is more”: your new motto for stress-free, happier life The great architect Mies van der Rohe was one of ...
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General tools: are they literally the tools to make our life easier and happier?

The great architect Mies van der Rohe was one of the first people in design industry to use the phrase ...
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NBA’s rating problem: 3-pointers and shooting efficiency conundrum

Is barrage of 3-pointers making the NBA games boring? NBA’s TV ratings are down. Experts are trying to find explanations ...
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MUJI House: 15 years, 4 models to help owners design their own unique life style

MUJI House: 15 years, 4 models to help owners design their own unique life style MUJI entered the home building ...
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