Thomas schelling

Vi Hart and Nicky Case’s Parable of the Polygons is based on economist Thomas Schelling’s idea of ‘neighbourhood tipping’ in which an influx of ‘different’ people into a largely homogeneous area ‘causes the earlier residents to begin evacuating’.

You stick with your triangles

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Thomas Schelling. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Thomas Schelling, death of a pioneer

1 min read . 15 Dec 2016
The myth that has gone nuclear

The myth that has gone nuclear

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Quick Edit | Deterrence, Delhi style

Quick Edit | Deterrence, Delhi style

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Gaming global warming

Gaming global warming

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A washout at Copenhagen

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How to play climate poker

How to play climate poker

1 min read . 20 Jul 2009