The Next Financial Crisis Lurks Underground

Fueled by debt and years of easy credit, America’s energy boom is on shaky footing. About 20 […]

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Central Banks and Blockchains: The Case for Managing Climate Risk with a Positive Carbon Price

Chapter 15 Abstract A central problem of the climate crisis is a need to mobilize sufficient climate […]

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Utility of the Blockchain for Climate Mitigation

Delton Chen explores the use of the blockchain as a tool for establishing consensus within society over […]

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The Value of Everything: Making and Taking in the Global Economy

From the publisher: Who really creates wealth in our world? And how do we decide the value […]


The Entropy Model: A novel

Political economist, Thomas Tunstall, explores the disconnect between economics and ecosystems through his novel, The Entropy Model. […]

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Come On! Capitalism, Short-termism, Population and the Destruction of the Planet

A new report to the Club of Rome by the co-presidents Ernst von Weizsäcker and Anders Wijkman […]

Young mangrove saplings growing in Kubu Raya, West Kalimantan, Indonesia. by Sigit Deni Sasmito/CIFOR

John D. Liu Interview: “It Is Possible to Rehabilitate Large-Scale Damaged Ecosystems.”

Italian Agronomist Riccardo Tucci (, along with World Permaculture Association Executive Director Rhamis Kent, interview film-maker and ecologist […]

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The Energy-emissions Trap

Authors Martin R. Sers and Peter A. Victor explore the looming energy-emissions trap. ABSTRACT: The requirement to reduce […]

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‘We’re doomed’: Mayer Hillman on the climate reality no one else will dare mention

The 86-year-old social scientist says accepting the impending end of most life on Earth might be the […]

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The African Anthropocene

The Anthropocene feels different depending on where you are – too often, the ‘we’ of the world […]