Projects we are funding
Innovative ideas and practical projects we are funding, in order to shape a future economy that works for all.
Economy – core funding
Core support for increasing public education on economics, to make it a topic that we can all understand
Rethinking Economics – Core funding
Core support for a student-led movement for economics curriculum change in higher education
Common Wealth – Just capital: rewiring asset management to drive systemic change
Exploring the rising power of the asset management industry and how to reform this to deliver a better economic system
New Economics Foundation – core funding
Core funding to support policy making and debate about the central concepts of a new economy
Wellbeing Economy Alliance (Scotland) – Wellbeing Economy Allies Network
The coronavirus crisis has made the need to transform the economy more urgent. The desire to explore and create a wellbeing economy in Scotland is clear and presents a window of op...
Manchester Metropolitan University – Teaching economic policy institutions
A campaign to change the way important economic policy institutions are taught in higher education
CORE Economics Education – Scaling up the CORE offer for an expanded community of researchers, learners and teachers
Core funding for an organisation that is working within academic institutions to change economics education
Bringing Realism to the Economics of Climate Change – ISRS of UCL
Economic models dominate humanity’s response to climate change. These models omit the role of energy in production, while in fact, nothing can be produced without energy, and was...
ISRS of UCL – Bringing Realism to the Economics of Climate Change
Economic models dominate humanity’s response to climate change but omit the role of energy: the primary cause of climate damage. Complex dynamic models are needed to capture thes...
Medact – Advocating for a Health-Centred Economic and Political System
The UK is one of the most unequal countries in Europe. This is reflected in the lived experience of individuals and marginalised communities. Healthcare workers are some of the fir...
Onion Collective CIC – Is another way possible? Community at the heart of industrial innovation
Exploring if a community-led approach to industrial innovation in a small rural town can overturn the problems of top-down industrial policy