In this post I present results from an analysis of developments to the annual changes in total debt in the private, non financial sector of some Advanced Economies (AE’s), and 5 Emerging Economies (EME’s) from Q1 2000 and as of Q3 2014 with data from the Bank for International …
I suppose that’s what my creative practice is: I do something with the objective of trying to raise awareness and people trying to get a message across, it’s designed around that.
By identifying “care” as an essential category of value-creation, Praetorius opens up a fresh, wider frame for how we should talk about a new economic order.
Natural farming, permaculture, regenerative agriculture, agroecology – there are many versions of sustainable agriculture, but the common thread they all tackle is the need to take better care of our soil and the environments in which we grow food.
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One can read a landscape, a garden, a tree, a bird, or a poem.
Interview with Fritjof Capra author of The Tao of Physics (1975) and co-author of the Systems View of Life – A Unifying Vision (2014).
What the ecomodernist narrative misses is that we are dealing with complex systems that support our very existence and that we don't really understand those systems well. When dealing with things that are so complex that they are beyond our comprehension and control--especially if we are …
A roundup of news, views and ideas from the main stream press and the blogosphere.
What has transpired in Christchurch over the past four years is nothing short of remarkable.
There are many inspiring examples of how to do things better but few match up to Abbey Home Farm, located outside Cirencester in the Cotswolds.
For the past decade, the Bonneville Environmental Foundation (BEF) has explored ways to make community-based watershed restoration more effective.
Albert Lea, Minnesota shows how walking and other healthy habits can rejuvenate a rural community.
Despite a lack of attention on energy in the UK elections, important changes are underway and challenging the viability of traditional energy.
Offshore wind farms have been proliferating in the North Sea, with more huge projects planned.
This is a story about the revolutionaries next door.
But if big farms become obsolete, the world would end according to current economic theory. Is that true?
Seeing high unemployment, activists from various social movements have decided that since the contemporary system cannot provide them with jobs, they’ll create them outside of it.
It is not because of decreased rig count. It is because cash flow at current oil prices is too low to complete most wells being drilled. The implications are profound. Production will decline by several hundred thousand of barrels per day before the effect of reduced rig count is fully seen.
Oil futures traded quietly on Monday and Tuesday until the weekly stocks reports showed a decline of 514,000 barrels of crude in storage at Cushing
There was, as it happened, a small problem with the 2707, a problem it shared with all the other SST projects; it made no economic sense at all.