When we decide to act upon a goal and new information becomes available, we should rethink, but often don't. Rather than altering our course of action, our vision narrows and we double-down - often by referring to how those around us are behaving. Cognitive biases like this can be found in the missteps of state responses to COVID.
Posts tagged as “climate change”
Deciding to run for office can be a terrifying endeavor, but Elizabeth Fraser explains why youth need to be willing to take that leap - and how the future of our planet depends on it.
COVID-19 presents a unique insight into potential states responses to uncertainty and future existential threats. We ask, is COVID-19 a dress rehearsal for climate change?
Many of the disruptions which are occurring as a result of the coronavirus could have a positive effect on reducing our global emissions and initiating more sustainable habits and life changes. Here are the 5 examples we will look at: