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Dreaming about social change in the time of COVID

Back in March 2020, like many friends and colleagues, I was hoping (or rather dreaming) that the Covid-19 might help to generate a new kind of economy, a new kind of society… The dream dissolved before I knew it. I find a trace of the wonder and hope caused by the pandemic in this interview I gave to CBS News Seattle on March 30, 2020.

The interview starts at 40:10

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Stefano Condorelli (2020, November 28). Dreaming about social change in the time of COVID. Notes on research. Retrieved February 25, 2024, from

By Stefano Condorelli

My current research focuses on a global history of the 1720 financial bubble. I am currently an associate researcher at the Center for Global Studies at the University of Bern and associate member at the Collaborative Research Centre “Threatened Order - Societies under Stress” at the University of Tübingen.

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