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Ethical Markets welcomes this STATE OF GREEN BUSINESS 2015 report prepared with TRUCOST , as the best overview so far monitoring the progress of corporations in implementing sustainability practices , with a particular focus on their supply chains , and the financial risks of their stranded assets that may have to be written down [...]
C-Span, Jan. 15, 2015 Larry Summers and Ed Balls, chairs of the Inclusive Prosperity Commission (IPC), spoke about a report released by the IPC aimed at reinvigorating the middle class and reducing income inequality.?They were joined by former Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm and lawmakers from Canada, the United Kingdom, Sweden, and [...]
New report – Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Integration: Achieving a better balance between the economic, social and environmental dimensions
Ethical Markets welcomes this new report which skillfully integrates the main Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) so as to allow a systemic balance between the economic, social and environmental dimensions . Essential reading in preparation for the UN General Assembly meeting in September , 2015 in New York City. Hazel [...]
“Ethical Markets Media (USA & Brazil) welcomes this Report synthesizing the widespread deliberations of the over 190 country members of the United Nations in RIO+ 20, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 2012, with over 50,000 civic, business and investor groups, including us, also participating. The global consultations [...]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Green Transition Scoreboard® Tops $5.3 Trillion Privately Invested In The Green Economy Saint Augustine, FL, March 31, 2014 ~ Again for 2014, the Green Transition Scoreboard® (GTS) finds, with $5.3 trillion in private investments and commitments since 2007, the green economy is on track to reach $10 trillion in [...]
July 31, 2013 ~ As of August 1st, 2013, the US Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) finally enters the 21st century. GDP will now include much of the intangible production and services which make up some 70% of mature 21st century economies: software, R&D, entertainment, trademarks, copyrights, design and other creative innovation. In [...]
Final Report of the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission - January 2010 The Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission was created to “examine the causes of the current financial and economic crisis in the United States.” In this report, the Commission presents to the President, the Congress, and the American people the results of its examination [...]
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 [...]
The Rationale for State-Owned Banks http://www.readersupportednews.org/opinion/41-41/2398-the-rationale-for-state-owned-banks
We are Proud to Recommend The Blue Economy by Dr. Gunter Pauli, a member of Ethical Markets distinguished Advisory Board. – Hazel Henderson, Ed.
THE BLUE ECONOMY By Gunter Pauli (*) TOKYO, Jun (IPS) The world is in need of a new economic model. Who doubts this while the debate on climate change decelerates and the temperature of the earth rises, along with unemployment and poverty levels. We have to search for solutions beyond the obvious and make quantum leaps. (more…)