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September 2014
Inquiry into the Design of a Sustainable Financial System (UN Environment Inquiry), New Economics Foundation (NEF)

An efficient and resilient regulatory regime must not only deal competently with the financial system that exists currently; it must also have adaptive capacity to deal competently with the system that is emerging.

June 2012
Stakeholder Forum, New Economics Foundation (NEF)

Attempts to govern, sustainably, the global environment and manage the world economy without destabilising crises, remain hopelessly disconnected.

June 2012
Stakeholder Forum, New Economics Foundation (NEF)

For decades governments have allowed a single indicator, Gross Domestic Product (GDP), to assume dominance as the critical measure of a nation’s progress.

June 2012
Stakeholder Forum, New Economics Foundation (NEF)

This paper proposes the establishment of a “plenty line” as a counterpart to the poverty line, as a means of focusing public and political attention on the issue of over-consumption.

June 2012
Stakeholder Forum, New Economics Foundation (NEF)

If everyone lived the global middle class lifestyle of London or Shanghai it would require three planets to support us. And yet the average citizen of Bangladesh consumes the equivalent of just a third of a planet.

June 2012
Stakeholder Forum, New Economics Foundation (NEF)

Three perspectives frame this challenge paper: 1) energy is at the very core of sustainable development, and not just a sector among others; 2) the combined challenges of inadequate access to energy among the world’s poor, the imperative to avoid climate catastrophe and the need to deal with risi

June 2012
Stakeholder Forum, New Economics Foundation (NEF)

The natural world has a lot to teach us. Above all, it teaches about systems and cycles; that altering one component of a system, however small, can have wider implications within and beyond a given cycle.

June 2012
Stakeholder Forum, New Economics Foundation (NEF)

Outsourced emissions are a major loophole in current efforts to tackle climate change and build a green economy.