A BSL class simulation foreshadows EU fish-stocks

In late June our BBA II class, Solving Big Problems (SBP), played the MIT Fishbanks simulation and competed so fiercely, it eliminated all the fish in the ocean in just five years. Interestingly, the same forces that drove our fishermen to crash their stocks of fish in the simulation, are playing themselves out at the EU level today, and the debrief we made of the game is instructive in this regard. Continue reading