How Botched Derivatives Risk Taming Regulations are Again Going to Leave Taxpayers Holding the Bag

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How Botched Derivatives Risk Taming Regulations are Again Going to Leave Taxpayers Holding the Bag Posted: 19 Oct 2012 02:16 AM PDT An important piece in the Financial Times by Manmohan Singh, a senior economist at the International Monetary Fund, describes persuasively how one of the central vehicles for reducing …

97% Owned – Monetary Reform documentary

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We at Ethical Markets agree with this analysis and the sensible monetary reforms suggested, including by Ann Pettifor, our Advisory Board member. —  Hazel Henderson, Editor 97% Owned – Monetary Reform documentary This is the first documentary to tackle the issue of monetary reform from a UK-perspective.  The documentary explains …

A Land Backed Currency Issued By A Local Authority

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Ethical Markets Review is delighted to publish this brilliant original paper by Deirdre Kent, author of Healthy Money, Healthy Planet (2005). Deirdre has been an activist for a better common future and in New Zealand politics since the Values Party was founded in 1975. Many members of this early futurist …

BRICS Bank Could Change the Money Game

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BRICS Bank Could Change the Money Game Analysis by Kester Kenn Klomegah MOSCOW, Mar 19, 2012 (IPS) – India’s proposal to set up a bank of the BRICS nations (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) will top the agenda at the summit of the group in New Delhi Mar. …

Transforming Finance To Grow Green Sustainable Economies

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TRANSFORMING FINANCE TO GROW GREEN SUSTAINABLE ECONOMIES By Hazel Henderson (*) SAINT AUGUSTINE, FLORIDA, Oct (IPS) “We recognize finance as part of the global commons,” affirms the Transforming Finance statement, signed by financial professionals worldwide critical of today’s casino capital markets. Financialization has produced the global debt bubble. Needed now …

The Financial Road to Serfdom

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The Financial Road to Serfdom by Michael Hudson Information Clearing House http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article28319.htm June 13, 2011 How Bankers are using the Debt Crisis to Roll Back the Progressive Era Financial strategists do not intend to let today’s debt crisis go to waste. Foreclosure time has arrived. That means revolution – or …

Inequality, inequity, and the “simpleton’s god of free markets

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Editor’s note — The following is a piece from a conversation between Per Kurwoski and Angus Cunningham. For background on Per Kurwoski and his perspective, watch his video “Basel’s Monstrous Regulatory Mistake. In your latest comment on an iMFdirect post, Per, you used the word “inequality”. Yet I wonder if …