Anette Mikes and Steve New

Anette Mikes is an associate professor of accounting at Oxford Saïd and a fellow at Hertford College. Steve New is an associate professor in operations management at Oxford Saïd.

Photo: melting glacier.

‘Optopia’ and the Politics of Hope

Having read Kim Stanley Robinson’s “Ministry for the Future” and reflected on it in the context of the managerial literature around the climate crisis, we set out to imagine a middle ground between utopia and dystopia; an optimum scenario which can still leave us with a livable future.

3 months ago