• Posts Tagged ‘New Economy’

    Employee ownership and the next system–Interview with Professor Joseph R. Blasi

    by  • September 19, 2017 • Article, Opinion • 0 Comments

    The Democracy Collaborative’s Research Director Thomas Hanna and Next System Project Deputy Director Dana Brown sat down with Dr. Joseph Blasi pre-eminent expert on employee ownership, Distinguished Professor at Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations, and regular contributor to work around Fifty by Fifty for a chat about the importance of employee ownership...

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    What Then Can I Do? Ten Ways to Democratize the Economy

    by  • October 8, 2013 • Article, Evolutionary, Opinion • 0 Comments

    Tuesday, 24 September 2013 10:01By Gar Alperovitz and Keane Bhatt, Truthout | Op-Ed http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/18908-what-then-can-i-do-ten-steps-toward-transforming-the-system The richest 400 Americans now own more wealth than the bottom 180 million taken together. The political system is in deadlock. Social and economic pain continue to grow. Environmental devastation and global warming present growing challenges. Is there any path...

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    Jeffrey Sachs: The Price of Civilization

    by  • July 17, 2012 • Book • 0 Comments

    (Cecile’s note:  In this work, Jeffrey Sachs promotes the idea of moral and civic virtue in ways that are compassionate and inclusive.) Excerpt The Price Of Civilization–Chapter 1: Diagnosing America’s Economic Crisis A Crisis of Values At the root of America’s economic crisis lies a moral crisis: the decline of civic virtue among America’s...

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