New Economics Institute Appoints Bob Massie President/CEO

kristy SRI/ESG News

Ethical Markets welcomes this good news on Bob Massie’s appointment to lead the New Economics Institute with our congratulations! Hazel Henderson, Editor   The Board of Directors and Staff of the New Economics Institute are delighted to announce that Robert K. Massie has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer …

RSF Quarterly, Paths to Financing, 2011 Accomplishments

kristy SRI/ESG News

Happy New Year! We are so excited for what’s to come in 2012. Speaking of looking forward, take a look the latest issue of the RSF Quarterly: What is the Future Value of Education? The year has gotten off to a great start with two new additions to our Core …

A New Report on U.S. Jobs Program that Create Livelihoods

kristy Community Development Solutions

A New Report on U.S. Jobs Program that Create Livelihoods A Main Street Fix for Wall Street’s Failures is a report of the New Economy Working Group produced in collaboration with the New Economy Network; it is an outcome of a series of conversations focused on building a policy agenda …

3 New Loans, Moving Your Money, and America’s Best Brownies!

kristy Community Development Solutions, SRI/ESG News

Inspiration from Bank Transfer Day November 5 was Bank Transfer Day, an initiative asking motivated individuals to move their funds from large commercial banks to community banks and credit unions. We’re excited to see a grassroots movement like this, reaching tens of thousands of people (over 70,000 people posted on …

Nov 5th NYC/31st Annual Schumacher Lectures

kristy Reforming Global Finance, Community Development Solutions, Global Citizen

The Thirty-first Annual E. F. Schumacher Lectures will be held Saturday, November 5, 2011 from 10am-5pm. Speakers are Gar Alperovitz, Juliet Schor, and a Special Panel “Voices of Today’s Youth: Occupy Wall Street and the Call for a New Economy.” The location is the Community Church of New York, 40 …

From Co-Creation to Association: A Social Challenge for the New Economy

kristy Community Development Solutions

From Co-Creation to Association: A Social Challenge for the New Economy I would hold that understanding this collectively evolved consciousness, the reality which we co-create with others, is a critical, if difficult to achieve, practice needed for transforming our economic relationships. Imagination, inspiration, and intuition are essential “tools” for understanding …

The New-Economy Movement

kristy Beyond GDP

may 2011 NEN member Gar Alperovitz has just published an article, “The New Economy Movement”, in the Nation. Gar, who works with the Democracy Collaborative to support worker cooperatives and new forms of ownership, provided an over view of key players in the emerging new economy movement as well as …