21st Century Economics
Economics is the mother tongue of public policy, the language of public life, and the mindset that shapes society.
‘In these early decades of the twenty-first century, the master story is economic: economic beliefs, values and assumptions are shaping how we think, feel and act’.
– F. S. Michael
Do you think that’s exaggerated?
The everyday life and thinking of countless people is dominated by money.
Value is primarily associated with money.
Economic considerations play a role in every political decision.
We buy all the stuff we do not need, because otherwise the economy collapses.
We exploit the planet and affect our future and the future of our children negatively, not because we want to, but because the economic system leaves us no choice. That is what many people think they have to think.
All the essential information about 21st Century Evonomics (Doughnut Economics) you can find here:
Is Is there an alternative to the classical economic doctrine?
Is there an alternative to the classical economic doctrine? Yes, there is!
The essence of the Doughnut: a social foundation of well-being that no one should fall below, and an ecological ceiling of planetary pressure that we should not go beyond. between the two lies a safe and just space for all.