UpCycle: from waste to resource, from cradle to cradle - by Cédric Péchard

S.G. Krebsbach, 13 December 2014

[AMO Publication] Cédric Péchard, agricultural engineer, has founded UpCycle: an initiative that aims at valuing waste (coffee grounds) to produce mushrooms. UpCycle thus creates social links and (...)

Energy Transition, the German Energiewende - by Craig Morris & Martin Pehnt

E.Simon, 1 October 2014

[AMO Publication] Germany has set itself ambitious goals regarding the transition from nuclear energy and fossil fuels to renewables. The report explains why and how the country is taking on this (...)

The crisis, the possible ways out of the crisis - by Michel Aglietta

P.Ohnimus, 1 October 2014

[AMO Publication] The world economic and financial crisis has affected and is still affecting Western countries – among which southern Europe. What are the events and factors that lead to the 2008 (...)

Hunger Zero, ending with hunger in the world - by Bruno Parmentier

H.Loustau, 1 September 2014

[AMO publication] Bruno Parmentier describes in his book the state of hunger in the world, its stakes and its possible solutions. From a holistic perspective, the author sets out the issues to feed (...)

Adam Smith, l'économiste malgré lui

F-X Faucounau, 1 September 2014

[AMO Publication] This master thesis is focusing on the work of Adam Smith in order to discuss the basis of economics, its axioms or its paradigm. We consider economics as a specific view or a (...)

Aboriginal entrepreneurship in Quebec: the place and role of traditional knowledge in contemporary economic models

G.Rey, 1 June 2014

[AMO Publication] In Quebec, aboriginal people constitute a particular minority. Being First Nations, Inuits or Metis, they are often marginalized from mainstream economic processes distant from (...)

Call for papers

X Medici Summer School, June 11 - June 15, 2018

10 April 2018

We are pleased to announce the organization of the 8th edition of the Medici Summer School in (...)

Contested Markets: Lessons from Cannabis Legalization

1 March 2018

The last thirty years has witnessed the expansion of markets into new domains and as a mechanism to (...)

Student posts

Book Review: bolo'bolo: a utopian perspective

Review by Prunelle Bonnard 1 December 2017

What if our civilization were to collapse five years from now? What if money were to become (...)