Heterodox Economics Newsletter Ranks PhD Econ Programs

News of the Newsletter Current issue, No. 107, November 8, 2010 Next issue: November 29, 2010 (No. 108) Fred Lee provided following data published in the November 2010 issue ofThe American Journal of Economics and Sociology (see Documents section for detailed bibliographical information): Heterodox-Adjusted Rankings for Ph.D.-Granting Institutions in Economics Rankings of …

Mainstream Energy Investment Meets SRI

Opal Financial Group’s Energy Investment Forum will bring together experts from throughout the country to discuss the most important topics in the energy sector. Attendees will represent many of the nation’s pension funds, endowments, and trusts as well as representing utility companies, federal and state government agencies, and energy-equipment companies. …

The SRI Conference Hosting 2010 EthicMark® Award Presentation

Green Investing Conference the New Site of the Global EthicMark® Award Colorado Springs – November 5, 2010 — The SRI Conference, the largest and longest-running conference for the sustainable and responsible investment (SRI) and green investing industry, has announced that the EthicMark® Award will be presented at its 21st annual …

Climate Finance 2010, London, 9 & 10 November

The Cancun climate talks in December are likely to develop the framework by which billions of dollars of “fast-start” funding for climate change mitigation will be deployed over the next few years. Looking forward, these tens of billions are set to be scaled up to hundreds of billions each year …

Justmeans to hold 2nd Annual Social Media, Technology and Change Conference

Justmeans is holding their 2nd annual “Social Media, Technology and Change” conference, November 1st, 2010, in New York City.  Ethical Markets Media is a media partner, with correspondent Brian Landever attending to report on the effort to bring together corporate executives, digital gurus, and social entrepreneurs for a day of …

350.org Makes 10/10/10 Enormous Global Event

Congratulations to 350.org and the 10/10/10 Campaign.  Event organizers broke their own record from last year – 5348 events globally – when Biljana from Serbia registered an event for her local community in Belgrade.  On 10/10/10, at 10:10 AM, they will take 2nd and 4th graders on an “eco field …

An Awakening

An Awakening by Ben Bingham It is not news that we live in crisis times. Financial markets seem to be crumbling, governments cannot sell bonds to secure funds for basic operations, not to mention infrastructure, 10% and more of the able workers in well to do nations are unable to …