“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 2 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 2 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 3 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 3 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 8 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 12 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 13 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 15 months ago by Maria Shuffer