“It’s time for a fundamentally new economic model—Agenda for a New Economy is a much-needed road map for those ready to get started.”
"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
"The most important book to emerge thus far on the economic crisis."
--Peter Barnes, cofounder of Working Assets and author of Capitalism 3.0
"David Korten has provided an economic blueprint for the 21st century."
--Judy Wicks, cofounder and chair, Business Alliance for Local Living Economies
"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."
--John Cavanagh, Director of the Institute for Policy Studies --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
I loved this book - it helped me make sense of a very complex topic. David Korten puts forth great ideas to address some of our current economic challenges. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Maureen
While "When Corporations Rule the World" described the tragic result if we do nothing, this book lays out a plan for preventing that result.Published 10 months ago by grt0106
The strength i remember from this book is the due credit it gives the New Deal for establishing American prosperity. Read morePublished 11 months ago by S Hudson
I was disappointed in this book. The first two-thirds is a sermon to the choir. What few suggestions there are to change the economy into something "new" do not inspire me. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Larry G. Bierman
David Korten does a phenomenal job of educating the reader about history, Wall Street immorality, agriculture, political folly and, presents what is required for society to achieve... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Kevin Henry
This book is really worth reading to help get a handle on how corrupt and dysfunctional the existing capitalist economy really is. Read morePublished 20 months ago by FoxyDave
I get the impression that the author tries far too hard to NOT be labelled 'anti-Semitic' and in so doing comes across at times as a Jewish apologetic. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Dr. Steve Smith
This is a great book. Very informative but a challenge to read. I take it in small bits at a time.Published 22 months ago by MGS