Strategies for a New Economy

Here is a link for a free live teleconference from the Omega Institute.  Starts on Friday and runs through Sunday.  Looks worthwhile for anyone interested in sustainable economics!  This is the schedule…

Friday, June 8, 2012
3:00–3:30 p.m. Welcome by Co-chairs: Neva Goodwin, Will Raap, and Eban Goodstein
3:30–4:00 p.m. Building the New Economy: 10 Steps We Can Take Now by James Gustave Speth
4:15–5:00 p.m. A New Economy for a New America with Heather McGee and Rebecca Henderson
8:00–9:00 p.m. Money and Climate Can Both Exxon and the Planet Be Healthy? by Bill McKibben

Saturday, June 9, 2012
9:00–9:30 a.m. Building the Vision: Finding Unity in the New Economy by Bob Massie, President of the New Economics Institute
10:10–11:00 a.m. The Evergreen Cooperative in Cleveland: A Template for Building Inclusive Economies with John Fullerton, Medrick Addison, Atlee McFellin, and Rachel Greenspan
11:10–12:00 p.m. Harnessing the Internet for Collective Projects and Action with Tal Niv, Alnoor Ladha, and Matt Stinchcomb
2:00–2:50 p.m. The New Economy: It’s Happening Now, Where We Live with Will Raap, Michelle Long, and David Orr
3:00–3:50 p.m. Modeling the Great Transition: Why Money Matters with Stewart Wallis, Emanuele Campiglio, and Tim Jenkins
4:00–4:50 p.m. Grassroots Financing Initiatives with Jenny Kassan, Michael Schuman, and Susan Witt
5:00–5:50 p.m. Our Time in History: The Possibility of Fundamental System Change by Gar Alperovitz and Alisa Gravitz

Sunday, June 10, 2012
9:00–9:50 a.m. Regional Currencies Financing Local Production with Susan Witt, Robert Fishman, and Deneene Brockington
10:00–10:50 a.m. Common Wealth in the 21st Century with Peter Barnes and James Boyce
11:00–11:45 a.m. New Economy Actions led by Bob Massie

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