Transforming Economics Into True Wealth

November 2012  The statement on TRANSFORMING ECONOMIES INTO TRUE WEALTH is an invitation to fully engage in the planetary whole-system shift now under way.  Many SRI investment professionals recognize our human responsibility for the many breakdowns in our societies and enfolding ecosystems resulting from our limited consciousness: climate change, hunger, …

STATEMENT ON TRANSFORMING FINANCE BASED ON ETHICS AND LIFE’S PRINCIPLES

June 27, 2012  © 2012 The STATEMENT ON TRANSFORMING FINANCE BASED ON ETHICS AND LIFE’S PRINCIPLES begins with the biological truth that the human species is interdependent with all other life forms on Planet Earth.  A joint collobration with Biomimicry 3.8, the statement shows how human societies, cultures, values and …

Rodrik: Too Late to Compensate Free Trade’s Losers

This week at Project Syndicate, Dani Rodrik says that the time to compensate globalization’s losers has passed, Nouriel Roubini plumbs the incoherence of US Republicans’ tax-reform proposals, Omar Ashour argues that Donald Trump was half right to attack Syria, and more. Join the conversation. Too Late to Compensate Free Trade’s Losers Dani …

In the Public Interest: The Savings and Stability of Public Banking

“We are happy to see Ralph Nader lending his support to public banking and quoting our esteemed colleague, lawyer Ellen H. Brown, author of The Public Bank Solution, to which I was honoured to write the Foreword, and Founder of the Public Banking Institute on whose Advisory Board I’m proud to  serve. …

What a State-Owned Bank Can Do for New Jersey

What a State-Owned Bank Can Do for New Jersey Posted on April 11, 2017 by Ellen Brown Phil Murphy, the leading Democratic candidate for governor of New Jersey, has made a state-owned bank a centerpiece of his campaign. He says the New Jersey bank would “take money out of Wall Street …

“What a State-Owned Bank Can Do for New Jersey”

What a State-Owned Bank Can Do for New Jersey by Ellen Brown Phil Murphy, the leading Democratic candidate for governor of New Jersey, has made a state-owned bank a centerpiece of his campaign. He says the New Jersey bank would “take money out of Wall Street and put it to work …

UN sustainability goals strike a chord with investors

                                           PME, the €45bn Dutch metal industry scheme, said it will improve its ESG policy by linking 10% of its assets directly to United Nations sustainability targets over the next five years. Together with the €382bn civil service scheme ABP and the €185bn healthcare pension fund PFZW, PME is the …