Monthly Archives: June 2014

Developing a Framework for Assessing Country-Level Resilience

With the final draft of the “Schizophrenic Society” text now with my editor, I can change focus to other intellectual pursuits. A major interest is to develop an overall conceptual framework with which to assess the resilience of a country … Continue reading

Posted in Bounded Resilience, Climate Change, Economy, Energy, Finance, Society | Leave a comment

Energy & The Financial System: It’s the flow stupid!

Unlike the rest of the content on this site, this is copyrighted work which cannot be reproduced without the prior and explicit permission of the publisher, Springer. This is the third chapter to my book on Energy & The Financial … Continue reading

Posted in Alternatives, Economy, Energy, Finance | 1 Comment

Celebrating Mass Murder Suicide

A fundamental difference between the present and the past is that the ecological impact of the rich societies is so great, and their ability to manipulate the functioning of other societies so pervasive, that their destruction will take all of … Continue reading

Posted in Alternatives, Society | 1 Comment

Energy & The Financial System: It takes Energy to get Energy

Unlike the rest of the content on this site, this is copyrighted work which cannot be reproduced without the prior and explicit permission of the publisher, Springer. This is the second chapter to my book on Energy & The Financial … Continue reading

Posted in Alternatives, Economy, Energy, Society, Uncategorized | Leave a comment