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You Can’t Put Capitalism Over Sustainability – and Other Lessons From China

Humanity’s existential crisis can be resolved only when we the people stand united behind a vision of the world we truly want. 

(Commentary originally published by YES! Magazine, August 19, 2019)

I just returned from a conference of influential decision-makers in China, where I presented on economics for an ecological […]

2019-08-21T13:50:03-07:00August 21st, 2019|Categories: Capitalism, China, Politics, YES! Column|

A 21st Century Economics for the People of a Living Earth (Version 4)

August 18, 2019, Revised – Version 4
[This working paper was written by author, independent scholar, engaged citizen, and former Harvard Business School professor, Dr. David Korten, as a contribution to ongoing discussions framing a new economics for the 21st century. It may be freely shared in whole or in part. (For those who want to […]

2019-08-18T17:20:33-07:00August 18th, 2019|Categories: Academia, Ecological Economics, Living Economies|

A 21st Century Economics for the People of a Living Earth (Version 3)

July 2, 2019, Revised – Version 3
[This working paper was written by author, independent scholar, engaged citizen, and former Harvard Business School professor, Dr. David Korten, as a contribution to discussions framing a new economics for the 21st century. It may be freely shared in whole or in part. (The latest version of this paper […]

2019-08-18T17:08:54-07:00July 3rd, 2019|Categories: Academia, Ecological Economics, Living Economies|

A 21st Century Economics for the People of a Living Earth (Version 2)

June 19, 2019, Revised – Version 2
(This working paper was written by author, independent scholar, engaged citizen, and former Harvard Business School professor, Dr. David Korten, as a contribution to discussions framing a new economics for the 21st century. It may be freely shared in whole or in part. (The latest version of this paper […]

2019-08-18T17:12:15-07:00June 19th, 2019|Categories: Academia, Ecological Economics, Living Economies|

Economics for the People of a Living Earth

May 23, 2019, First Version

[This working paper was written by author, independent scholar, engaged citizen, and former Harvard Business School professor, Dr. David Korten, as a contribution to discussions framing a new economics for the 21st century. It may be freely shared in whole or in part. (The latest version of this paper (August 18, […]

2019-08-18T17:15:31-07:00May 23rd, 2019|Categories: Academia, Ecological Economics, Living Economies|

The Green New Deal’s Opponents Are Stuck in the Past

Socialist baiting of the last century won’t work against the new generation of political leaders.

(Commentary originally published by YES! Magazine, posted Feb 27, 2019)

This month the Green New Deal was introduced in the U.S. Congress with much fanfare, and its opponents quickly mobilized.

The resolution is more than a set of specific legislative proposals. […]

2019-04-01T11:17:31-07:00April 1st, 2019|Categories: Politics, YES! Column|

Capitalism vs. Socialism Is a False Choice

We need true democracy if we’re to halt the slide into self-extinction.

(Commentary originally published by YES! Magazine, posted Feb 7, 2019)
This is part two of a two-part series. See part one here.

Economic power is—and always has been—the foundation of political power. Those who control the peoples’ means of living rule.

In a […]

2019-02-09T15:05:46-07:00February 9th, 2019|Categories: Capitalism, Democracy, Plutocracy, Politics, YES! Column|
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