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October 2, 2017 3 By Duncan Green

This is Albert Einstein’s other great equation: a formula for the survival of the living world and its people. Four Einstein on humanitysentences, written in 1950. ht George Monbiot

Q: How does a government regulate new stuff that it doesn’t understand? A: completely rethink of regulation as a process of iterative partnership with the regulated.

New twist on sexism in academia. Women academics are systematically (and unfairly) marked down by students (both sexes) in their evaluations. Sigh.

RohingyaThe worst refugee crisis in decades: the weekly outflow of Rohingyas from Myanmar is the highest since the Rwandan genocide

The power of culture continued: Students (especially girls) who watched the Queen of Katwe movie were more likely to pass exams than those who did not,

Check out the new Global Poverty and Inequality Dynamics (GPID) research network website

Interesting typology of ‘scholar practitioners’ – I think I’m a ‘temporary role bundler’….

Brexit meets Titanic. A wonderful (if depressing as hell) spoof. via Henry Northover