Background and why this blog

Toronto lizard

  • I am 35 year old Canadian from Toronto, and I have been living in Berlin for the past 7 years. I have an MA in international development economics, have worked in economic policy research, and spent several years at a SaaS startup in Berlin.
  • I am interested in economic and political thought, history and cultural change, cultural and ethnic groups, artificial intelligence, philosophy, societal ingration, sports and health (fasting, sports science, soccer).
  • I try to think about those issue from real-world experience, history, complexity studies, and piecing together different perspectives and schools of thought on issues.
  • I am engaging a in long-term guerilla anthropological observation of Germany from the inside.
  • Longer term project: I am thinking through a framework for considering different issues politics, social division, social and cultural trends; trying to draw on ideas from complexity and system science, information theory, history, but mainly just from thinking and doing. I would like to develop this into a roughly 200 page book.

Author: rinijose

twitter: @JoeRini6 From Toronto, living in Kiel (after 8 years in Berlin). Interests:, economics, sociology, complexity studies, philosophy, political/cultural movements, history. MA in international and development economics Work experience: Economics and systemic risks research at a German publicly funded think tank, as part of 3 EU-funded projects (Financial Stability, Green Growth, and the Precautionary Principle); 2) SaaS consultant at a Berlin startup; 3) Internships at UNCTAD and DIW Berlin

One thought on “Background and why this blog”

  1. Hi Joe, I posted a reply to you on “Whose course will scale?” (via Ask Blog) regarding your query about my business law videos, but I noticed that Dr Kling has not yet moderated or released my reply, which I figure is due to the fact that he is, in his own words, “demoralized” and is thus not blogging much these days. To answer your query, yes: my video lectures will all be posted on YouTube, and I have already posted the videos for Modules 1, 2, and 3. (I will post the videos for the last three modules soon.) Here is a link to my YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/TigerLawProf

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