Branding of cities: to whom is the city advertized and what fundamental idea lies behind it?

By Oktay Tuncer “Good advertising does not just circulate information. It penetrates the public mind with desires and belief”, is … Continue ReadingBranding of cities: to whom is the city advertized and what fundamental idea lies behind it?

Wissensproduzenten in der Bringschuld: Wie erhöhe ich das Wirkungspotenzial wissenschaftlicher Texte?

Luftverschmutzung korreliert mit der Qualität unserer Reden und Texte, las ich kürzlich in einer Studie. Ein Luftverschmutzungswert über 15 Mikrogramm … Continue ReadingWissensproduzenten in der Bringschuld: Wie erhöhe ich das Wirkungspotenzial wissenschaftlicher Texte?

Intellectual monocultures, black swans & the failure of economics: lessons from the global financial crisis and austerity

  One of the most pressing challenges to the global economy has been the global financial crisis of 2007 – … Continue ReadingIntellectual monocultures, black swans & the failure of economics: lessons from the global financial crisis and austerity

The French “Crisis of Authority” Is A Crisis Of The Authorities

In France, you lose count of how many times you’ve heard about the “crisis of authority”. It has become a … Continue ReadingThe French “Crisis of Authority” Is A Crisis Of The Authorities