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Meeting new people, expanding networks: Part 2, Mandril

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Hi there Pendo enthusiasts, back at it again with the expanding networks! Today we would love to give you a followup on our previous post on meeting new people. This time we’re going to talk about our experiences with Mandril at the Mandril Festival. Mandril The Mandril Cultural and Political Centre is an open space for active participation in collective creative…

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A new intern, new possibilities

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Maintaining an online community is not an easy task. That’s why today, we would like to introduce you to a new member of the Pendo team. Didier Hayen, a student at the Maastricht Academy of Multimedia Design and technology will be working with us during his internship for the next couple of months. As a design student he has an…

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PREMIUM Team 2016

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Creating A Human Economy In A Jar: A PREMIUM/PENDO Experiment Building community is not an easy task. That’s why it takes excellent students to get it done. Make Erkelenz, Lisette Bannies, Laura Bosch Ferrete and Audrey Hobbelen will work in the upcoming five month together with Pendo. Their assignment is to start their own community on Pendo and investigate the effects of…

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Recap: Sinful Debt and Magic Money

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A group of fifteen people was in time to listen to a workshop/lecture followed by a workshop of the From Alchemy to Mechanics: Sinful Debt and Magic Money. A couple of questions in the Q&A revolving around the notion of surplus value in Marx’s analysis tempt me to make a short statement. Here is what I said about it in my…

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Excellence Student Wanted! Use Your Talents To Change The World

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Students Maastricht Attention Please! PENDO offers you an amazing opportunity to change the world and discover your talents. The PREMIUM program for high-performing, motivated master’s students at Maastricht University partners with us to create an team that will work to help people to increase their quality of life and change our ideas of what an economy can mean to people. Once selected, you are grouped…

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Sustainability and Pendo – Green Office #1 Sandbox Presentation

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Money For The Social Economy – Pendo and Sustainability from Bernd Kapeller This is a short summary of the presentation for the 1st Sandbox Meeting by the Greenoffice. People concerned with sustainability in general – with issues like climate change, environmental degradation, food and water shortages, population growth and energy use – tend not to worry about the money system….

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Pendo Pricing Strategies – Cookies&Trust

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Imagine you eat out for lunch at a place called Cookies&Trust. They offer home made, vegan/organic/gluten free & whatnot absolutely delicious food stuff. You eat the menu fully aware that healthy food makes you happy. After you eat and get up from your chair there is one thing that is missing: a price list. So you ask the girl behind…

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The Manipulation of LIBOR

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Council on Foreign Relations Beginning in 2012, an international investigation into the London Interbank Offered Rate, or Libor, revealed a widespread plot by multiple banks-most notably Deutsche Bank, Barclays, UBS, Rabobank, and the Royal Bank of Scotland-to manipulate these interest rates for profit starting as far back as 2003. In 2015, investigations continued to implicate major institutions, exposing them to…

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