Category Archives: The money system

Flexible emission fees set new direction towards sustainable development?

A recent report from The Nordic Council of Ministers ( title: Flexible emission fees – An incentive for driving sustainable production and consumption) is optimistic that growth and environmental [..]

A functional economy encourages conservation, A new economic paradigm, Flexible emission fees, National economy, Natural resources and economy, Sustainable development, The money system, Waste is a resource in an effective economy

Lack of cheap energy will undermine economic growth – decoupling impossible

“Lack of cheap energy will undermine economic growth – decoupling is  impossible,” says  economic analyst and writer Nicole Foss. The whole debate on decoupling, energy effectiveness and energy [..]

A new economic paradigm, Natural resources and economy, The money system

Why there is still plenty of money to build a prosperous future

There are plenty of resources around. And there is much we can do to use them to handle the current crisis. But the strategy of saving is actually [..]

A functional economy encourages conservation, A new economic paradigm, The money system

The connection between sustainability and economics

The money system

We need a new economic paradigm

In this powerpoint, Board Member and inventor of the flexible emissions fee mechanism, Anders Höglund, explains why we need to look for a new paradigm for management of the economy. [..]

A new economic paradigm, General, The money system

Lloyds energy report warns of dire economic consequences of energy crunch

Read the full report here. 7238_lloyds_360_energy_pages

National economy, The money system

We overshot on the 21 August

If your year’s salary was used up nine months into the year, and you were forced to live on savings and use up assets, you would rightly be [..]

National economy, The money system

10 common sense principles for the new economy

David Korten is co-founder and board chair of YES! Magazine, co-chair of the New Economy Working Group, president of the People-Centered Development Forum, and a founding board member of the Business Alliance [..]

National economy, The money system

The Bank of North Dakota USA presents a viable alternative

This Bank is different: learn how.

The money system

The world is on the cusp of an economic collapse

One highlight of the recent Transition Network conference in Devon was the talk by Stoneleigh called ” Making Sense of the Financial Crisis in the Era of Peak [..]

General, National economy, The money system