Nation Topics - Ethical Economics
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True economic recovery will require creative solutions to deeply rooted problems. Our first great task is to change the way we talk about what's possible.
A growing number of states are introducing laws that permit companies to pursue social missions without fear of shareholder litigation.
The best way to ensure corporate accountability is to save a seat on every board for an independent watchdog.
Employee ownership plans carve a path toward what could be called responsible capitalism.
Congress should allow tax deductions for incentive pay schemes only if they distribute the rewards to the majority of workers.
Investors who seek out companies that are meeting the long-term challenge of sustainability will have a strategic advantage.
Hotshot CEOs should be required to play by the same rules as small business owners, who have a personal stake in the companies they run.
Capitalism in any form compels us to be greedy, callous and petty. Instead of reinventing it, we should replace it.
The concentration of wealth and power among a few mega-corporations threatens our political and economic freedoms.
Why does the bank lobby and the politicians in its pocket feel so threatened by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau?
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