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‘Beyond GDP’

Tracks efforts in many countries to correct national money-based accounts and scorecards of progress, e.g., GDP. Covers new scorecards beyond money and economics which use systems approaches to quality of life measure by multiple metrics from many sciences and disciplines. These indicators add tracking health, education, poverty gaps and environment.

Relates to: Transforming Finance, GTS, Wealth of Networks, EM TV Series, EM-Globescan surveys, Reports You Need

Quality of Life Indicators in Context – US Employment August 2016

USA Update:  August 2016 By Hazel Henderson Total nonfarm payroll employment in July rose by 255,000 and June’s 287,000 was revised up to 292,000 while the May number was revised again to 24,000 jobs.  Thus, over the past three months, job gains have averaged 190,000 per month.  The labor force participation rose to 62.8%, and as people [...]

EcoWatch’s Most Read News of the Week

EcoWatch’s Most Read News of the Week

MOST READ NEWS OF THE WEEK Sunday, July 31, 2016 Quote of the Day"We abuse land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us. When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect."— Aldo Leopold NY Times Pushes Nukes While Claiming Renewables Fail to Fight Climate Change The New [...]

Green Economy Coalition July Update

Green Economy Coalition July Update

 JULY UPDATE  * GEC Global Meeting - join us in London * MWM SDG event and report launch * Connect with new GEC members   CONVENOR UPDATE An update from Oliver Greenfield - Convenor of the GECAs the smoke clears on post-Brexit Britain there is at least one pertinent lesson for us. Political order rests on its ability to deliver [...]

The Euro. Whence it came, where it goes

The euro's ambivalent foundations The political context The motives behind the introduction of the euro were diverse. The euro was presented as a building block in the 'ever closer union' of EU member states. Furthermore, even if downplayed officially, the European Monetary Union (EMU) was intended to become a second financial center area, [...]

Austin’s New Ridesharing Alternatives, Forming a Worker Co-op & Free Farm Stand

Austin’s New Ridesharing Alternatives, Forming a Worker Co-op & Free Farm Stand

New ridesharing alternatives thrive after Uber leaves Austin Austin is a case study in how cities can encourage enterprises to be democratically-owned, ensuring that public interest comes before shareholders' interests. The commons as a living process: David Bollier on transforming our system "More than a political [...]

“Green Finance” incorporated into G20 Meeting Communiqué – UNEP Inquiry

“ Ethical Markets welcomes this leadership by the Chinese at the G20! Hazel Henderson, Editor”   “Green Finance” incorporated into G20 Meeting Communiqué G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meeting in Chengdu on July 23-24 issued the final Communiqué before this year’s G20 Summit in Hangzhou emphasizing the [...]

New Carbon Tracker report – How company demand scenarios missed the US coal crash

New Carbon Tracker report – How company demand scenarios missed the US coal crash

In this newsletter: New Carbon Tracker report No Rhyme or Reason BBC World News interviews Head of Research James Leaton In the news Upcoming events No Rhyme or Reason Unreasonable projections in a world confronting climate change Today 15th July 2016, Carbon Tracker [...]

Cornerstone: “A Voice in the Boardroom” – Executive Summary

Cornerstone: “A Voice in the Boardroom” – Executive Summary

To Cornerstone Capital Group Clients and Colleagues, Shareholders have the power to influence companies by engaging them in dialogue around social, environmental and governance concerns. We call this “active ownership.” Active owners have helped bring about change in the policies of thousands of companies on such issues as climate [...]

Paradigm Shift for Symbiotic Living and Genuine Quality of Life

Paradigm Shift for Symbiotic Living and Genuine Quality of Life

Paradigm Shift for Symbiotic Living and Genuine Quality of Life By Hazel Henderson © 2014 For Institute of Symbiotic Life TECH, Yonsei University, Korea Click here for Full Report With Graphics This paper explores these issues and ways that paradigms and concepts are shifting – providing new strategies, models, academic approaches and new [...]

New UNEP Inquiry report: Green Finance for Developing Countries

New UNEP Inquiry report: Green Finance for Developing Countries

“This report breaks new ground in understanding how developing countries are shaping new policies for sustainable, greener, more inclusive economies, and the many opportunities they have for “leapfrogging” obsolete industrial, GDP- measured forms of “growth” now proving to be unsustainable.  Hazel Henderson, Editor”   Today [...]

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