WU Vienna University of Economics
Institute for Multi-Level Governance and Development
1020 Vienna, Austria
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Richard Bärnthaler is an interdisciplinary social scientist. His main research interests are: eco-social transformation, environmental politics, eco-social hegemony, social-ecological economics, sustainable wellbeing, sufficiency economy, foundational economy as well as housing & care. His research is also influenced by his deep interest in the philosophy of science, in particular in critical realism. He is also committed to improving, developing, and re-conceptualizing education in socio-economics (towards social-ecological economics) to enable students to understand and deal with the deeply contradictory structures, and the current transformations thereof, that characterize contemporary societies.
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