Here are links to some recent reports of mine. Lower down are some older blogs (many of my other blogs pre-2020 can be found here on Nesta's website - on dozens of topics ranging from technology to knowledge, politics and social change).
ANTICIPATORY PUBLIC BUDGETING
A report (commissioned by the UAE) on how to reform public finance to better cope with the challenges of hte 2020s. It argues that finance has fallen behind, with many methods ill-suited to long-term goals and failing to link spending to impact, or to make use of data. It proposes various remedies. To read the report click here.
A report (prepard for Finland) on how governments can best steer their societies, for example to achieve net zero goals. To read the report click here.
A report for UCL/STEaPP on how systems can think and act more intelligently. To read the report click here.
WISDOM AS A LOOP
A report on wisdom - how to understand it, how to promote and how to build it into institutions and technologies. To read the report click here.
COLLECTIVE INTELLIGENCE AND THE SDGS
A co-authored report for the UNDP on use of collective intelligence methods in development and in particular looking at combinations of artificial and collective intelligence. To read the report click here.