Nishan Degnarain

Nishan Degnarain

Economist, specializing in the use of new tech to drive sustainable economic growth, particularly for low- and middle-income countries. Chair of London School of Economics' Ocean Finance Initiative.

Where Will Civilizational Leadership Come From In An Exponential Age?

Where Will Civilizational Leadership Come From In An Exponential Age?
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The world is facing unprecedented pressures from the climate crisis, technological change, inequality, healthcare, education, infrastructure. A new form of leadership is needed individually, with organizations and civilizationally.

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Abundance
Book Review: Amplified Transformation Through Music

Book Review: Amplified Transformation Through Music
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The latest book by award-winning songwriter and producer, Frank Fitzpatrick, is a tour de force of the immense power of music and sound to transform lives.

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hearables
The Ocean Accountability Board: a new model for Global Governance

The Ocean Accountability Board: a new model for Global Governance
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Our current ways of governing our oceans is failing. What could a radically new global governance set of institutions look like that harness the power of exponential organizations?

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Institutions
Why we need a Fair Trade DNA Certification to launch the Bioeconomy

Why we need a Fair Trade DNA Certification to launch the Bioeconomy
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The world is on the brink of a Bioeconomy revolution.  New advances in the ability to read, write, edit and print DNA are unleashing a new biological industrial revolution that will see radically new medical, industrial, food and agricultural products. Billions of dollars have flooded into new bioeconomy companies, many

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Survival Of The Kindest: A New Mantra To Rebuild The Global Economy

Survival Of The Kindest: A New Mantra To Rebuild The Global Economy
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That our current global economic system is broken is no surprise. The question is where to turn to for hope. New insights from nature may provide the answer. A broken economic systemUnderlying economic injustices have been magnified by the coronavirus pandemic. Historically underrepresented groups have all fared worse off over

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How Exponential Organizations And Compassionate Leadership Could Define The Next Decade

How Exponential Organizations And Compassionate Leadership Could Define The Next Decade
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The world is facing a leadership crisis. This leadership crisis has extended from the public to the private and nonprofit worlds. It is not just about individual leaders but about a system and set of institutions that are failing. The incoming Biden and Harris Administration have a unique opportunity to

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The Great Coronavirus Reset: Five New Bretton Woods Institutions For 21st Century’s Exponential Challenges

The Great Coronavirus Reset: Five New Bretton Woods Institutions For 21st Century’s Exponential Challenges
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Before the COVID-19 crisis, our global institutions were on the brink – this pandemic has pushed them over the edge. When the world recovers from this crisis – and it will – society and the global economy will look very different. The world faces a choice: whether to build back the same governance

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How To Get To 1 Billion Electric Vehicles Without Mining The Ocean Floor

How To Get To 1 Billion Electric Vehicles Without Mining The Ocean Floor
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Seabed Mining is an example of exponential technology that is destructive.

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Ocean