King Donald and his Court

Democracy is participative In this article I want to argue that the election and presidency of Donald Trump is a symptom of the crisis in...

Well-being in Wales

The Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Act 2015 defines Sustainable Development in Wales as: “The process of improving the economic, social, environmental and cultural well-being...

End of the Oilocene – all change!

"We need think-tanks of open-minded people in every sector who are ready to view everything through a new lens and think outside the box...

Podcast: economic and political aspects of enough

In the second podcast of our series Bridging the Gaps, David Somech of the EHFF and ethicists Richard Turnbull and Henk Den Uijl discuss...

Specialisation and trade – David Ricardo versus Frederich List

What Schumpeter called the “Ricardian Vice” was a mode of reasoning in which the required conclusions are buried in the assumptions of an argument....

Context For A Theory Of Change

Mike Sandler takes a look at some of the assumptions about society and the process of social and political change we tend to make...

The Case for Degrowth: Review

""The Case for Degrowth" is a well written book, but my feeling is that it is already being overtaken by events on the ground",...

What does ‘Feasta’ mean?

This year, 2018, is a special year for Feasta as it celebrates 20 years since it founding. The name 'Feasta', which translates from the...

Update from the Wellbeing Economy Ireland Hub

Happy New Year! Below is a brief roundup of the Wellbeing Economy Ireland Hub‘s activities over the past few months. We have a lot planned for 2023,...

End the Burning – Begin the Growing

As I look across our fields I can see the deepening, or paling green of rotations. The deeper the colour, the swifter the flow...

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