Category Archives: research

Questions on the commons

Capitalism has always been using the commons. Expropriating the commons through enclosures / primitive accumulation / accumulation by dispossession, but also extracting them from the collective labour of worker during the production process. This means that capitalism has used them

Questions on the commons

Capitalism has always been using the commons. Expropriating the commons through enclosures / primitive accumulation / accumulation by dispossession, but also extracting them from the collective labour of worker during the production process. This means that capitalism has used them

Better countries for tourism: The World Economic Forum Report 2015

The World Economic Forum has issued its biennial The Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Report 2015. Within the report you can find the TTCI – The Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index, an index that measures “the set of factors and policies that enable the sustainable

Better countries for tourism: The World Economic Forum Report 2015

The World Economic Forum has issued its biennial The Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Report 2015. Within the report you can find the TTCI – The Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index, an index that measures “the set of factors and policies that enable the sustainable

social progress index

Social Progress Index

The Social Progress Index measures the extent to which countries provide for the social and environmental needs of their citizens. It measures the well-being of a society by observing social and environmental outcomes directly rather than the economic factors. It does not

social progress index

Social Progress Index

The Social Progress Index measures the extent to which countries provide for the social and environmental needs of their citizens. It measures the well-being of a society by observing social and environmental outcomes directly rather than the economic factors. It does not

Passport index

A consultancy agency called Arton Capital has developed a Passport Index, an index that ranks the “desirability” of a passport. This desirability is measured on the number of countries that passport can visit without needing a VISA. You can search for you

Passport index

A consultancy agency called Arton Capital has developed a Passport Index, an index that ranks the “desirability” of a passport. This desirability is measured on the number of countries that passport can visit without needing a VISA. You can search for you

Cluster Observatory

The European Cluster Observatory is a single access point for statistical information, analysis and mapping of clusters and cluster policy in Europe that is foremost aimed at European, national, regional and local policy-makers as well as cluster managers and representatives

Cluster Observatory

The European Cluster Observatory is a single access point for statistical information, analysis and mapping of clusters and cluster policy in Europe that is foremost aimed at European, national, regional and local policy-makers as well as cluster managers and representatives

The Atlas of Economic Complexity

The Atlas online is a powerful interactive tool that enables users to visualize a country’s total trade, track how these dynamics change over time and explore growth opportunities for more than a hundred countries worldwide. The Atlas is used by

The Atlas of Economic Complexity

The Atlas online is a powerful interactive tool that enables users to visualize a country’s total trade, track how these dynamics change over time and explore growth opportunities for more than a hundred countries worldwide. The Atlas is used by

Crisis, urban segregation and social innovation in Catalonia

Originally posted on Barris i Crisi:
Paper presentat a l’ECPR General Conference Glasgow, 3-6 Setembre 2014 Abstract: This paper interrogates the contribution of social innovation to the capacity of disadvantaged communities to resist the effects of the crisis. It does…

Crisis, urban segregation and social innovation in Catalonia

Originally posted on Barris i Crisi:
Paper presentat a l’ECPR General Conference Glasgow, 3-6 Setembre 2014 Abstract: This paper interrogates the contribution of social innovation to the capacity of disadvantaged communities to resist the effects of the crisis. It does…