Human organisations..

Human organisations are not at all like mechanisms. They are made up of living people who are driven by feelings and motives and relationships. Organisational charts show you the hierarchy, but they don’t capture how the organisation feels or how it really works. The fact is that human organisations and communities are not like the mechanisms: they are much more like organisms.

– Ken Robinson: The Element: How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything

New article: Personal time perceptions and their impact on cooperation across nations

our project, inspired by the summer school on social simulations and complex systems in 2009, has finally produced the results! it’s been a long process and I’m so thankful to everyone who participated in it one way or another! science is always a collaborative effort!

you can find our paper, Simulating Irrational Human Behavior to Prevent Resource Depletion in PLOS ONE