Quakernomics

Ethical capitalism

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What you’ll learn

  • Quaker values applied to economics
  • Economics from a viewpoint perhaps not considered before

Requirements

  • none

Description

Part 1: Quakers and economics

  • Why do Quakers want a new economy?

  • 10 principles

  • A Quaker view of tax

  • Goodbye to economic man

  • Quaker values and economic valuations

  • Quakers and national income

Part 2: essays to make you consider

  • The nature of money

  • Corporations and business

  • Economic misinformation debunked

  • Free trade, free markets, and morality

  • Development, aid, and foreign debt

  • Macroeconomics and national accounts

  • Interest, discount rates, and uncertainty

  • Externalities and environmental concerns

  • Behavioral and neuro-economics

Part 3

Resources to make you think:

Good work in the new economy

This booklet examines employment and business structures to enhance human and non-human life.

Energy in the new economy

This booklet outlines how we can transition to a green and fair energy system.

Booklet 4 Money, banks and finance in the new economy

This booklet explores how the banking system and money creation could be fairer.

Booklet 5 The role of markets in the new economy

The booklet analyses how markets are framed within capitalist economies and how new economy markets differ.

Booklet 6 Ownership in the new economy

The booklet reviews the political power of ownership and looks at examples of progressive and sustainable models for property stewardship.

Booklet 7 Building the new economy

The final installment of the series sets out the resources, actions and ideas that are fundamental to our future economic wellbeing.

Quakers and economic justice

Part 4

Quakers and animals

Author(s): Chris Bankes Sivewright

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