To Nudge or not to Nudge

Human behavior is not easy to predict? Or is it? There is a dilemma when it comes to forecast human actions in everyday life or in the economy. The concept of nudging represents an approach to solve this dilemma as Simon Bartke, Researcher at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy, describes it in his blog post.

Guidance for generating multi-stakeholder solutions to global problems

The world we live in is becoming increasingly complex and interdependent. Traditional institutions are having difficulties keeping up with the pace of change that we are facing and as a consequence solving global problems. In order to solve the world’s most pressing issues, we need to implement multi-stakeholder solutions (MSS) that span across sectors, geographies, philosophies, languages, races, religions and all other potentially imaginable barriers. Here is Dr. Peter Vogel’s approach.