Global leaders will fail to address the climate crisis unless they confront its root cause: an unjust economic system that is killing the planet
I have a new paper out today, called ‘Greening Public Finance: the UK's public finance ecosystem and the Net Zero transition'. The the paper has been published by the New Economics Foundation.
COVID-19 and climate change are two sides of the same coin. To overcome both we must confront their root cause: an economic system that is killing the planet.
Instead of squabbling over irrelevant statistics, the Scottish Parliament should unite behind a bold programme of economic transformation.
This article was originally published at openDemocracy. “The important thing for Government is not to do things which individuals are doing already, and to do them a little better or a little worse; but to do those things which at present are not done at all” — John Maynard Keynes On 20 July 1969 Neil … Continue reading Shooting for the moon: Why we need a new mission for a zero carbon future