Why does it appear that the economy is failing to meet humanity’s and our planet’s needs? This was a question we pondered as we began work on Rethinking Economics’ new book Reclaiming Economics for Future Generations. It focuses on the need to diversify, decolonise and democratise economics to help address global crises that we face, such as poverty, inequality and the climate crisis.
Do you care
about life in the oceans, the quality of air
about local communities
and equal opportunities
about our history, local and worldwide,
the global south and western divide.
Friends Provident Foundation is an independent charity that makes grants and uses its endowment towards a fair and sustainable economic system that serves society. We connect, fund, invest and share learning to shape an economy that works for all. Our current economic system produces inequality, environmental degradation and undermines our relationships with one another. It shouldn’t have to be that way.
Analysis of ESG proposals from 60 investment managers with combined assets under management …