How does time until gratification, and the form in which the rewards are delivered, affect our likelihood to cooperate? (applied to avoiding climate change)
Do people (who can’t communicate) make collective sacrifices for the greater good when the benefits are way out in the future?
hint: humans suck
Somehow we have to find a way to achieve an unlikely outcome. How can we find a way to use communication technology to build coalitions capable of collective action?
nerdspeak: group calculation of individual discount rates = climate devastation