To cope with the recession, some companies are cutting hours instead of employees. Will the trend have long-term effects?
It’s time we the people declare our independence from the money-favoring Wall Street economy.
David Korten wants your help planning the narration for a new video about our economic choices: Wall Street’s phantom wealth vs. the real wealth of a Main Street economy.
Innovative strategies for cooperative local ownership make it possible for prosperity to be shared as well as sustainable.
When Wall Street dodges taxes, Main Street is left to pick up the slack. Now a coalition of small businesses, community banks, and domestic manufacturers are joining forces to hold corporations accountable.
With housing still inadequate more than 6 months after the earthquake, Haiti is witnessing the seeds of a people's movement to demand the human right to housing.
Venturesome travelers are using the web—and the couches of strangers—to create an international gift economy of hospitality.
YES! Magazine co-founder and board chair, David Korten, gives a preview of the second edition of Agenda for a New Economy.
Van Jones’ keynote address to Netroots Nation.
Why what you’re hearing about the European debt crisis—and how to fix it—is wrong.
Bartering for your breakfast: One step closer to a local economy?
Why we can’t let this financial reform bill be our only response to the economic crisis.
For the first time in years, there’s serious discussion about the size of our military budget.
Why many are calling for a modern incarnation of the Depression-era program.
When dollars are scarce, timebanks help neighbors swap skills, instead.