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 …

Retail Automation: Stranded Workers? *New Research*

Retail Automation: Stranded Workers? Opportunities and risks for labor and automation   Cornerstone Capital Group’s new report, Retail Automation: Stranded Workers? Opportunities and Risks for Labor and Automation, finds that 6 to 7.5 million retail jobs likely will be automated out of existence in the coming years, leaving a large portion of …

GreenMoney_April17 Women and Investing

Welcome to the latest issue in our ongoing “Women and Investing” series. You can still access relevant articles from the April 2016 issue. Building a Career in Impact Investingby Jenn Pryce, President and CEO, Calvert Foundation What do an artificial heart, the theater, and Gabon all have in common? From where …

Study Tour at the Mondragón Cooperatives in SPAIN – June 17 – 24

MONDRAGON, SPAIN – June 17 – 24, 2017 Seminar/Tour at the Mondragón Cooperatives  (Depart from U.S. on June 17 for arrival in Spain on the 18th)   For Details and to Register for this inspiring learning experience: Click Here!   Praxis Peace Institute offers the most comprehensive seminar and tour available at …

California Senate introduces the equivalent of French Article 173

On April 25th, The California Senate Public Employment and Retirement Committee passed Senate bill 560 (SB -560) requesting CalPERS and CalSTRS, the two largest public pension funds in the US, to report annually on “the financial climate risks of [their] investments, including the alignment of [their] portfolios with the Paris Climate Agreement and California …

Explosive Documentary Lays Bare Trumps Oligarch and Russia Connections

“We are posting a link to this Dutch documentary (mostly in English) since it is the most credible, well-researched account of the business dealings of the Trump organization.  ~Hazel Henderson, Editor”   Donald Trump’s Financial Ties to Russian Oligarchs and Mobsters Detailed In Explosive New Documentary from the Netherlands By Steven Rosenfeld, AlterNet …

Has coal divestment worked? – a detailed financial analysis

“Ethical Markets welcomes this brilliant new report on risks to portfolios with fossilized assets. As we have reported since 2010 (on www.ethicalmarkets.com) mainstream models have mis-priced energy and risks, due to  obsolete asset allocation buckets.  See also my “Assessing Risk of Fossil Reserves:  Are they Fuel or Feedstocks?”   With …