“WHERE’S OTA NOW WE REALLY NEED IT?” Article by Hazel Henderson

© By Hazel Henderson 2018 The US Congress created the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA)in the 1970s to prepare law-makers with knowledge needed when questioning witnesses like Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on how their use of personal data drove their algorithms for vast profits. Through the 1980s OTA provided congressmembers with needed background on …

The largest thing that humanity has built

Announcing a Preview to “Limits to Electronic Growth” by Katie Singer * www.electronicsilentspring.com   In the next issue of Development, the Society for International Development will publish my paper, “Limits to Electronic Growth.” The paper reports on the Internet’s footprint–its consumption of electricity, water and conflict minerals; its CO2 emissions; …

Why Net Neutrality Matters for Business

Published on May 8, 2018 Join ASBC, businesses and leading policy experts to learn why net neutrality protections need to be restored to protect an innovative, open, and competitive internet. Last December, the FCC dismantled net neutrality protections for businesses and consumers. The rules prevented internet service providers from blocking …

Is your child gifted?; the future economic toolkit; AI’s gender problem

Grüezi mitenand! Welcome to the World Economic Forum’s weekly newsletter. Most shared Employers’ favourite business schools. Two Asian schools make the list. Is your child gifted? They’ll likely have big advantages — if they’re identified. On the Agenda Taxing robots and algorithms for policymakers. The future economic toolkit. Use the …

UN Environment Inquiry Makes Waves and Launches Final Global Report

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this report “ MAKING WAVES”  the culmination  of the important work of the UNEP Inquiry  on Design of Sustainable Finance over the past four years.  This crucial work has made great strides in engaging with traditional financial centers  and helping overhaul outdated economic models which still …

How Digital Finance is Impacting the Investment Landscape

THE DIGITAL FINANCE REVOLUTION IS POWERING THE GREATEST OPPORTUNITY FOR WEALTH CREATION IN THE HISTORY OF FINANCE We are in the early stages of a worldwide digital financial revolution that is redefining how we invest, how we raise funds, how we borrow, how we lend, how we pay for goods …

Press Release-Nominations Open For 2018 EthicMark® Awards

Below is our Press Release on CSRWire announcing that Nominations are now open for our 2018 EthicMark® Awards for Advertising that Uplifts the Human Spirit and Society and recent winning ads to inspire you! Please help extend our reach worldwide over the past decade, showcasing ads that raise the ethical bar …

Surveillance Valley

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this article on Facebook, Cambridge Analytica and Silicon Valley’s similar business models! Watch our upcoming TV show “Social Media in the Crosshairs” at www.ethicalmarkets.tv Even Mark Zuckerberg is calling regulation of Facebook, since the complexities of trying to govern such a monster company, more powerful than …

Press Release-Global Blockchain Summit April 19-20th, 2018

“Ethical Markets is happy to  be a Media Partner for this important Summit on Blockchain, and all the applications to  enhance businesses working for more ethical,  diverse, sustainable and transparent circular economies worldwide.                               ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“   Global Blockchain Summit Addresses Diversity with ‘Global Women in Blockchain’ Panel and GWB’s …