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 …

Economic solution

“Ethical Markets is a Media partner of the American Monetary Institute and we fully support their research.  Hazel Henderson, Editor” A VIABLE SOLUTION TO THE ECONOMIC CRISIS Arguably the greatest attack on humanity in all of history was made December 23, 1913, the enactment of the Federal Reserve Act by …

Paradise Papers: Development Dreams Lost in the Offshore World

Paradise Papers: Development dreams lost in the offshore world   When one of the world’s biggest miners turns up in a small town in Africa, the local residents and officials had hopes of a better life. Our story on Burkina Faso, home to a Glencore mine, paints a very different …

What could the oil refining industry look like in a 2?C world?

Oil demand drop could shut quarter of global refining capacity in 2?C world Up to 25% of global refining capacity could become unviable and be forced to close by 2035 as a swelling tide of climate regulations and rapid advances in clean technologies cut oil demand, finds a report launched …

“The Public Bank Option – Safer, Local and Half the Cost”

The Public Bank Option – Safer, Local and Half the Cost Posted on November 4, 2017 by Ellen Brown Phil Murphy, a former banker with a double-digit lead in New Jersey’s race for governor, has made a state-owned bank a centerpiece of his platform. If he wins on November 7, the …

Paradise Papers: Just how much money is held offshore?

Paradise Papers: Just how much money is held offshore? Greetings! Today our stories offer a window into two different sections of offshore secrecy. First, we take a look at how donors from both sides of politics in the U.S. are using offshore accounts. Our reporter Spencer Woodman also investigates the …

Global Energy Center Weekly News Roundup | November 5, 2017

November 5, 2017 SUBSCRIBE Welcome to the Atlantic Council Global Energy Center’s weekly news roundup. The Global Energy Center works to address the energy-related geopolitical, environmental, security, and economic challenges in a world in transition. Please subscribe below and share with your colleagues if you would like to continue to receive …

Breaking: Paradise Papers – Secrets of the global elite

“Ethical Markets applauds this important research and the dedicated public interest reporting of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ).  This kind of fearless reporting is dangerous, as we witnessed in the cowardly assassination of its co-founder in Malta. We are honored to be a media partner of ICIJ in …