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—Annie Leonard, author and host of The Story of Stuff
“At last, a book by one of our most brilliant economic thinkers that outlines the real causes of—and solutions to—the current economic crisis.”
—John Perkins, New York Times bestselling author of Confessions of an Economic Hit Man
“A thought-provoking, comprehensive, and readable reappraisal of the great economic and market challenge of our time.”
—David Brancaccio, PBS host
“Finally a bold Obama-era agenda that soars above the mild reforms that are grabbing daily headlines and actually meets the daunting challenges posed by the Wall Street and planetary crises.”
—John Cavanagh, Director, Institute for Policy Studies
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"At last, a book by one of our most brilliant economic thinkers that outlines the real causes of--and solutions to--the current economic crisis."
--John Perkins, New York Times bestselling author of Confessions of an Economic Hit Man
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--Peter Barnes, cofounder of Working Assets and author of Capitalism 3.0
"David Korten has provided an economic blueprint for the 21st century."
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"No one should be surprised that David Korten is the first great thinker to assemble a detailed road map for a new economy where people, the planet, and communities come first."
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--John Cavanagh, Director of the Institute for Policy Studies