There is an emerging consensus that all is not well with today’s
market-centric economic model. Although it has delivered wealth
over the last half century and pulled millions out of poverty, it
is recession-prone, leaves too many unemployed, creates ecological
scarcities and environmental risks, and widens the gap between the
rich and the poor. Around $1 trillion a year in perverse subsidies
and barriers to entry for alternative products maintain... more...