“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.
The strength i remember from this book is the due credit it gives the New Deal for establishing American prosperity. Read morePublished 22 days 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 26 days 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 5 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 9 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 10 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 12 months ago by Maria Shuffer
A very intelligent outline for an economic cure that would work. A thoughtful, insightful, and very doable plan if we are to avoid heading into a permanent world of the 1930's.Published 12 months ago by dghuggs
Capitalism has done what it's name suggests. However, while it has made many rich the book raises the harrowing question, at what cost. Read morePublished 16 months ago by D. Timothy Mccoy
If I were to win the opportunity to have dinner with President Obama (through his campaign website), this would be the book I would give him and ask him to read. Read morePublished 23 months ago by R. P. Siegel