In this webinar, we will learn about options available for local investing, community capital raising, and creatively financing small businesses and social enterprises.
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Most internet start-ups believe there is only one path to financing their company’s growth: start with friends and family, move on to wealthy angel investors, attract venture capital, and finally sell the company so the investors can make a killing. The good news is that there is an …
Ever wondered what austerity actually means? Where the idea comes from? Whether it actually works?
Did you know that Seoul, South Korea is one of the world’s key sites for post-growth economic re-development? No? Neither did I, until I saw for myself.
Let’s get specific. Here are ten policies for ending uneconomic growth and moving to a steady-state economy.
This emerging collaborative way of living and working is a potential economic regeneration strategy for communities, particularly those in rural areas.
A recording of Michael Shuman's talk to kick of New Economy Week.
•The Village Against the World •Post Carbon Institute Calls on Environmentalists to Embrace Post-Growth Economics •When Wealth Disappears •A Corporate Coup in Disguise
A few weeks ago I had an extensive dialogue with a “corporate sustainability architect” who works with corporations and others to design “systemic transformation and company-level solutions.”
With economist, historian and author Michael Hudson of 'The Bubble and Beyond' and Nate Hagens, the former lead editor of the Oil Drum and an expert on global resource depletion.