Economics

Today we live in an era of information, statistics, metrics, and measures. In nearly all aspects of life things are quantified by data—sometimes, it seems, to the point that the metric becomes confused with the thing being measured.

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It’s well-established that spending money at locally-owned businesses keeps money circulating in the community to a greater degree than money spent...

"Social Justice & the New Economy"

When: 8:00 p.m., Friday,...

Omega: What do you mean by the phrase "ecological consciousness"?

Andrew: Ecological consciousness is the connection between human beings and the larger earth entity. We have a unique capacity in the human...

"The commons" is a phrase that generally refers to an asset that anyone can access and use without being stopped by someone else.

Jay Walljasper, author of All That We Share,...

One of the biggest challenges we face in moving toward an ecosystem economy is to act collectively in ways that are intentional, effective, and cocreative. Over the past several years, I (Otto) have watched executives participate in a climate...

One of the world’s leading authorities on shamanism, John Perkins describes the powerfully, transformational experience that happened to him in the wake of 9/11 and the reason why he decided to expose what was really happening inside America's...

One of the world’s leading authorities on shamanism, John Perkins describes the powerfully, transformational experience that happened to him in the wake of 9/11 and the reason why he decided to expose what was really happening inside America's...

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