Yoda: The Promise of Buddhist Economics

The Promise of Buddhist Economics UC Berkeley economist Clair Brown argues for an economic system based on altruism, sustainability, and a meaningful life. Because even economics is about more than money. In Buddhist economics, happiness is defined by the concept of interconnectedness. All people, all beings, are interdependent with each other and with nature. Happiness …

Worth a Look: Local is Our Future – Steps to an Economics of Happiness

From a renowned pioneer of the anti-globalization movement, a primer on working towards a localized world From disappearing livelihoods to financial instability, from climate chaos to an epidemic of depression, we face crises on a number of seemingly unrelated fronts.  This well-referenced book traces the common roots of these problems in a globalized economy that …

Wayne Jett: Trumpism is Classical Economics

The Great Depression was contrived by the banks, with the complicity of FDR, to destroy the growing middle class and its claim on both political power and judicial fairness.  Ever since, the banks and the two-party “rigged” system, have been keeping the middle class and the blue collar professionals down. Now President Donald Trump is …

Berto Jongman: Global Water Crisis – Economic and Health Costs

‘Invisible’ crisis of water quality threatens human and environmental well-being: World Bank report Deteriorating water quality worldwide is slashing the economic potential of heavily polluted areas, according to a new World Bank report, released on Tuesday. It also warns that the “invisible crisis of water quality” is threatening human and environmental well-being.

Yoda: Alt-Market.com on One World Order Global Economic Reset

99% can defeat the 1%.  FOCUS! The Next Stage Of The Engineered Global Economic Reset Has Arrived I believe the next stage of the economic reset has now begun in 2018 and 2019. In this phase of the globalist created theater, we see the world being torn apart by the “non-cooperation” that Lagarde and the …

Robert Steele: Economic Warning Signs — Praying for Trump Triumph

There are clear signs the US economy is headed for a major downturn.  I pray for a Trump Triumph in March — civic, economic, legal, political. Tip of the Hat to Zero Hedge. Amazon Vendors Panic After Online Giant Suddenly Halts Purchases American Farm Debt Reaches 1980s Crisis Levels: Agriculture Secretary Consumer Credit Storms Above …

Penguin: Assessing the economic impact and business models of open source

Assessing the economic impact and business models of open source If you combine IBM’s acquisition with Microsoft’s buyout of GitHub last year, at the very least you could say that the open source game is changing. These events communicate an increasing interest from the enterprise space in open source technologies as bankable prospects, with big …