America, Enjoy the Downward Slide

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“We at Ethical Markets welcome THE GLOBALISTS’s excellent series on reforming the globalization of finance , especially Lord Megnad Desai’s essay.” Hazel Henderson, Editor The daily online magazine on the global economy, politics, culture and history August 17, 2012 Singapore’s Message for Today’s America President Obama may have deeply offended …

Beyond GDP: Experts preview ‘Inclusive Wealth’ index at Planet under Pressure conference

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Public release date: 28-Mar-2012 [ Print | E-mail | Share ] [ Close Window ] Contact: Terry Collins [email protected] 416-538-8712 Earth System Science Partnership Beyond GDP: Experts preview ‘Inclusive Wealth’ index at Planet under Pressure conference Needed to surmount sustainability hurdles: New yardstick of national progress; reforms of corporate reporting; …

Un Official Calls For ‘Global New Deal’ To Fix Broken Global Economy

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Un Official Calls For ‘Global New Deal’ To Fix Broken Global Economy New York, Feb 7 2012 1:05PM The world needs “a global new deal” to break the mould of economic thought that led to the international financial crisis, the head of the United Nations agency tasked with promoting trade …

Subject ‘Hot Money’ to Controls

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By Raul de Sagastizabal*     IDN-InDepth NewsViewpoint   MONTEVIDEO (IDN) – Hot money is the “purely speculative money,” which enters into an economy or an economic sector in order to earn a short-term and/or huge profit and leave quickly, as long as it finds more profit elsewhere. Hot money …

Call for applications : women mediators and peacemakers

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http://www.vitalvoices.org/node/1617 in Africa Connecting Women Mediators and Peacemakers in Africa WORKING TOGETHER TO DEVELOP STRATEGIES FOR WOMEN’S PARTICIPATION IN CONFLICT MITIGATION, GOOD GOVERNANCE, AND ECONOMIC PROGRESS IN AFRICA Cape Town, South Africa: October 6-7, 2011 This is an invitation to nominate women leaders and activists in conflict engagement and economic …

Better is Better Than More: Complexity, Economic Progress, and Qualitative Growth

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Michael Benedikt and Michael Oden Center for Sustainable Development Working Paper Series – 2011(01) In this Working Paper from the Center for Sustainable Development at the University of Texas at Austin, authors Benedikt and Oden argue that “quality is more than an outlying variable addressed by adding a term (or …

Better is Better Than More: Complexity, Economic Progress, and Qualitative Growth

kristy Beyond GDP

Michael Benedikt and Michael Oden Center for Sustainable Development Working Paper Series – 2011(01) In this Working Paper from the Center for Sustianable Development at the Univeristy of Texas at Austin, authors Benedikt and Oden argue that “quality is more than an outlying variable addressed by adding a term (or …