Dan Nixon

Dan Nixon leads Perspectiva’s initiative on ‘Paying Attention’ and is a freelance writer on themes relating to the human mind, technology and the future of the economy.

Posts by Dan Nixon 2 posts
Everything is extraordinary: Prosperity and the qualities of attention | Guest blog by Dan Nixon
The way we pay attention affects our wellbeing and our relationships. But it also connects to our freedoms, our political decisions and our deeper sense of purpose. This post considers: what is the link between our attention and our prosperity?
Mind over matter: is scarcity as much about psychology as it is economics? | Guest blog by Dan Nixon
“Unlimited wants, scarce resources”– this is the economic problem, Dan Nixon finds. But once basic needs are met, how much should scarcity – having “enough” – be understood as a psychological problem? And what would it mean for how economics is taught?