GDP Scorecards Still Misleading Governments, Banks and Investors as New Survey Shows Disconnect. January 2011

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Five Questions about SRI – Expert Interview with Hazel Henderson

Five Questions about SRI – Weekly Expert Interview with Hazel Henderson, Editor-in-Chief, Ethical Markets Media LLC By Geoffrey Mazullo on December 3, 2010 Each week Emerging Markets ESG publishes an interview entitled, “Five Questions about SRI.”  The interview features a practitioner’s insights about SRI in emerging markets and through Emerging Markets ESG shares this …

REAL ECONOMIES AND THE ILLUSIONS OF ABSTRACTION

World Affairs: The Journal of International Issues, Vol. 15 No. 1 Winter Hazel Henderson © 2010 The yawning gap between the real world and the discipline and profession of economics has never been wider.  The ever-increasing abstractions in finance and its models based on “efficient markets” and “rational actors”: capital …

Financial Transaction Taxes: The Commonsense Approach by Hazel Henderson

For Responsible Investor, October 19th, 2010 Despite the special pleadings of high frequency traders (HFT), the SEC’s initial report on the May 6, 2010, “flash crash” shows them as bogus. “Providing liquidity” claims for HFT turned out to be false – liquidity disappeared when needed. Price discovery was hampered by …

Markets v. Commons by Hazel Henderson

My comments are part of a conversation with my colleagues on the Advisory Board of the Capital Institute,  founded by our Ethical Markets Advisory Board member John Fullerton, about the limits of markets in moving humans toward sustainable forms of living. – Hazel Henderson, Ed. By Hazel Henderson  ©   2010 …

THE FUTURE OF FINANCE: And The Theory That Underpins It, London School of Economics Press, UK, 2010

Review by Hazel Henderson. This compilation of papers by Britain’s best and brightest addresses the structural weaknesses and questions the social utility of the global financial system. These deeper issues are not addressed by the new US 843-page Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act signed by President Obama. …

Advice for Bill Gates, Warren Buffet on Giving Money

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Sovereign Governments v. Lords of Finance

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Hazel Henderson answers, Is neuromarketing ethical?

Hazel Henderson discusses the manipulation power of advertising and the importance of ethical marketing in her answer to Talkback’s question, is neuromarketing ethical? Un-Ethical Neuromarketing Marketing helped drive the USA’s post World War II boom. The arts of advertising and public relations flowered on Madison Avenue and in hundreds of …