Global Current Issues and Trends: July 2018

Global Current Issues and Trends: July 2018 Total US nonfarm payroll employment in June rose by 213,000 and after revisions, gains in April and May were 37,000 more than previously reported.  After these revisions, the average job gains  were 211,000 over the past 3 months.  The national unemployment rate rose to …

Book Review: ‘Nourished Planet’ by Hazel Henderson

Book Review: ‘Nourished Planet’ Editor, Danielle Nierenberg, Island Press, 2018 Published in Seeking Alpha Jul. 3, 2018 9:21 AM ET Includes: ADM, CAT, DE Hazel Henderson Green Economy, Circular Economy, energy, natural resources Ethical Markets   Summary Nourished Planet contains authoritative views from many experts on the future of food. …

2018 Summer Update

Summer 2018 Updates   BREAKING NEWS: Record-High 75% of Americans Say Immigration Is Good Thing. Gallup Poll 06/21/2018 Media Release for “2018 EthicMark® Awards   Nominations extended through July 15, 2018    Media Release: Green Transition Scoreboard® 2018, Capturing CO2 While Improving Human Nutrition and Health”   A Warm Welcome …

Social Media FANGS In The Crosshairs-Takeaways From 3 Books

Article by Hazel Henderson Published in  Seeking Alpha June 9, 2018 8:45 AM ET | Includes: AMZN, FB, GOOG, GOOGL, MSFT Hazel Henderson Green Economy, Circular Economy, energy, natural resources Ethical Markets Summary Jaron Lanier nails it with his “Ten Arguments for Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now,” based …

Bloomberg-Interview with IEX CEO Brad Katsuyama 06/11/2018

“Ethical Markets congratulates Brad Katsuyama and his colleagues for staying the strong and independent exchange on Wall Street and for their higher ethical standards protecting investors! A century ago, many states in the USA were in a race to the bottom, pandering for gaining corporate chartering… in a vicious circle.    Only one state, Kansas, held out for …

Global Current Issues and Trends: June 2018

Global Current Issues and Trends: June 2018 Total US nonfarm payroll employment in May rose by 223,000 and after revisions, gains in March and April were 15,000 more than previously reported.  After these revisions, the average job gains  were 179,000 over the past 3 months.  The national unemployment rate fell to …

Global Current Issues and Trends

Global Current Issues and Trends: May 2018 Total US nonfarm payroll employment in April rose by 164,000 and March’s and February’s jobs were revised up by 30,000.  After these revisions, the average job gains over the past 3 months remained at 202,000.  The national unemployment rate fell to 3.9%.  In 2016, …

Global Current Issues and Trends: April 2018

Global Current Issues and Trends: April  2018 Total US nonfarm payroll employment rose by 103,000 in March after the 313,000 originally reported in February was revised up to 326,000 while January’s first reported 239,000 was revised down to 176,000.  After these revisions, the average job gains over the past 3 …

Global Current Issues and Trends: March 2018

Global Current Issues and Trends:  March 2018 Total US nonfarm payroll employment rose by 313,000 in February while January’s first reported 200,000 jobs were revised up to 239,000 and  December’s jobs were revised up from 160,000 to 175,000.  The national unemployment rate remains at 4.1%.  In 2016, job gains totaled …