Alison Kidd

Alison has an MA and PhD in Experimental Psychology and has worked in technology research labs and as a self-employed research psychologist. These days, she's interested in a combination of the irrationality of human behaviour and experimenting with ways to live sustainably which are more fun. She and her partner run The Prospectory which carries out psychology and technology research and trials in rural Wales.

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Enjoyable, meaningful lives without economic growth or jobs? | Guest blog by Alison Kidd
How will people live enjoyably and meaningfully in a world of less economic growth? Do the care, craft, culture and creative activities which CUSP is exploring offer a promising alternative prosperity? Behavioural psychologist Alison Kidd recently studied the activities of 325 UK people to find out what they found enjoyable and meaningful to see if she could get clues.