Designing economic interactions

  title={Designing economic interactions},
  author={M. Six Silberman},
Mankoff et al. [1], following Blevis [2], suggest that “sustainability can and should be a central focus of [the field of human computer] interaction.” I wish here to assert that the converse is also true: human-computer interaction ought to be a primary concern for anyone interested in bringing about ‘transitions to sustainability’ at any scale. Specifically, I wish to explore the role played by informatic systems in mediating microeconomic decision making and the potential for systems thus… CONTINUE READING