FANTASYLAND: How America Went Haywire

FANTASYLAND:  How America went Haywire Kurt Andersen, Random House, NYC (2017) Hazel Henderson®2017 Summary: Tracks 500 years of US cultural bifurcation between Enlightenment rationalistic realism versus religious beliefs, entertainment, hucksterism, conspiracy theories, marketed by show businesses. These social trends were amplified by media, with content driven by advertising, influencing culture …

Time Now for Creating Alternative Futures-Press Release

Time Now for Creating Alternative Futures “A new generation of Futurists will be reading this seminal book and the incredible, important work of Hazel Henderson.” Julie Friedman Steele, CEO / Board Chair, World Future Society. SAINT AUGUSTINE, Fla., Aug. 22 /CSRwire/ – Foundational futurist Hazel Henderson, CEO of Ethical Markets …

Two Complementary Paths to Managing the Global Energy Transition-Book Reviews

Two Complementary Paths to Managing the Global Energy TransitionBy Hazel Henderson Copyright © 2017 Hazel Henderson. All Rights Reserved.   These two books on ways of transitioning to sustainable global societies are both necessary: The Transition Risk-O-Meter: Reference Scenarios for Financial Analysis. Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming. …

4 Scenarios on the Future of Globalization

4 Book Reviews 4 Scenarios on the Future of Globalization Hazel Henderson ©2017   Summary: Four prophetic views of the future of globalization extrapolating from current trends: New York 2140 is Kim Stanley Robinson’s dystopian scenario of collapse J.C. Sharman’s The Despot’s Guide to Wealth Management documents today’s kleptocracies Guy …

Book Reviews: “Doughnut Economics” and “Another Economy Is Possible”

Two Book Reviews: Doughnut Economics, Kate Raworth, Chelsea Green, USA (2017) Another Economy Is Possible, Manuel Castells, Polity Press, UK and USA, (2017) By Hazel Henderson Copyright © 2017 Hazel Henderson. All Rights Reserved. These two new critiques of economics by economist Kate Raworth in Doughnut Economics and sociologist Manuel Castells …

[SFM Participants] Podcast: Krosinsky’s New Book on Sustainable Investing

Colleagues, my interview with Cary Krosinsky on his new book Sustainable Investing: Revolutions in Theory and Practice (with Sophie Purdom),  is available on our Sustainable Business Fridays podcast here, and excerpted in greenBiz.com below. Its a great book— highly recommended.  –Eban The Sustainable MBA An investor discusses driving change by doing well Eban Goodstein and Katie …