Science Buzz Cafe # 457 Is Capitalism Dead? Film, Short Presentation & Discussion
SBC # 457 at HopMonk ‘Abbey’
We will learn about a serial-entrepreneur (Armin) co-founder of several businesses, including his first business at the age of 16 – a mail order company for sustainable toys. His other company tries to get children excited about good food active in over 20 countries. Is capitalism dead and what is the role of the ‘state’ or the ‘market’ in economics?
Looking for meaning
At the GLS bank, he has them eating out of his hand. Those taking part in his workshop are all, without exception, older than him. Armin is there to help shape the company for a digital future. Is there a future for capitalism? Is socialism dead? Is it possible to reshape and rethink the economy so it works for everyone?