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Reasons to be Cheerful with Ed Miliband and Geoff Lloyd

Reasons to be Cheerful with Ed Miliband and Geoff Lloyd

STRINGS ATTACHED: designing better bailouts – Common Wealth’s Adrienne Buller and economist Mariana Mazzucato discuss the conditions they’d like to see over here. AND Former table tennis champion turned best-selling author Matthew Syed chats about his book on the importance of diverse thinking. more

Horizon Europe will connect the public to European science

Horizon Europe will connect the public to European science

“‘And then there’s this idea of linking what we do to people. The idea of the missions, which comes from the work of the economist Mariana Mazzucato, is exactly to create ways of communicating better to the people what we do (in European science and research)” Carlos Moedas more

¿Por qué impulsar la innovación orientada por misiones?

¿Por qué impulsar la innovación orientada por misiones?

“La idea de que el crecimiento económico no solo tiene una tasa sino una dirección, y que la innovación orientada por misiones debe estar al centro de las estrategias de crecimiento, está dando la vuelta al mundo, con la economista Mariana Mazzucato como una de sus principales promotoras.” more

What has the iPhone got to do with inequality? Oxfam Book Review blog

What has the iPhone got to do with inequality? Oxfam Book Review blog

“Mazzucato mostly writes about technological and industrial innovations… which vividly illustrates particular ways in which the two sectors are played out against each other. I was hoping this book would inform the way I, as a non-expert, think about links between both spheres and perhaps better grasp how tax avoidance and inequality fit into the… more

Science and the Entrepreneurial State

Science and the Entrepreneurial State

“There you have it: nobody but the “Entrepreneurial State,” through approaches already successfully tested in the US or novel ones, can afford to be crazy enough, foolish enough, to fund curiosity-driven research, basic research, fundamental research, whatever you want to call it!” Dr. Jean-Claude Worms more

Bon. Maintenant, réinventons le capitalisme!

Bon. Maintenant, réinventons le capitalisme!

“Mme Mazzucato, donc, considère qu’il est grand temps de réinventer le capitalisme, en veillant à ce que tout un chacun en bénéficie, et non plus une infime partie des gens au détriment de la majorité des autres.” more