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Economy and ecology

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | October 1, 2008

Global economic systems crash not only because of greed, fraud and toxic assets, but because those systems rest on fallacies about the natural world. The Ponzi scams and derivatives swindles of international bankers are no substitute...

The End of Price

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | June 4, 2008 1 comment

In the 1980s, fishermen caught the last wild Beluga sturgeon from the Sea of Azov, source of prized caviar, and wild sturgeon in the Caspian Sea failed to reproduce. The sturgeon catch plunged by 95 percent, and the cost of caviar...

Where economists fear to go

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | December 16, 2008

In 1992, World Bank officials handed renowned economist Herman Daly a draft of its "Sustainable Development Report" to review. Daly had written Steady-State Economics in 1977, proposing that economists consider the requirements of...

Greenpeace activists occupy the front of

Image | June 20, 2005 at 17:17

Greenpeace activists occupy the front of the Department of Agriculture offices in Quezon City denouncing the use of "Bt corn". Bt Corn is a genetically engineered (GE) corn patented and owned by the American company Monsanto that Greenpeace says...

Greenpeace activists occupy the front of

Image | June 20, 2005 at 6:00

Greenpeace activists occupy the front of the Department of Agriculture offices in Quezon City denouncing the use of "Bt corn". Bt Corn is a genetically engineered (GE) corn patented and owned by the American company Monsanto that Greenpeace says...

Greenpeace activists occupy the front of

Image | June 20, 2005 at 6:00

Greenpeace activists occupy the front of the Department of Agriculture offices in Quezon City denouncing the use of "Bt corn". Bt Corn is a genetically engineered (GE) corn patented and owned by the American company Monsanto that Greenpeace says...

Greenpeace activists occupy the front of

Image | June 20, 2005 at 6:00

Greenpeace activists occupy the front of the Department of Agriculture offices in Quezon City denouncing the use of "Bt corn". Bt Corn is a genetically engineered (GE) corn patented and owned by the American company Monsanto that Greenpeace says...

Ecological Economics - The Best New Idea for 2009

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | January 5, 2009

In the future, economists will return to Earth The year 2009 will witness a tsunami of economic appeals to fix, as disgraced Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan put it, the 'flaw' in their thinking. Most will get it wrong. The...

Peak everything

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | April 26, 2008

Lord of the Fruit Flies History shows that human society can change if some moral force (civil rights, women’s rights) challenges convention. However, before we can be optimistic about solving the environmental crisis, we must be...

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