A book written jointly, rather than as a series of essays, by twenty-one international authors over five years.
Alternatives to Economic Globalization [A Better World is Possible] is a thorough critique of economic globalization, examining its ideological underpinnings and detailing its negative economic and environmental effects. The report presents 10 governing principles for new rules and institutions for the global economy, rules that will lead to more democratic and sustainable societies.
The revised edition includes new sections on U.S. empire and militarization, ecological economics, climate change, the role of the media, elaboration of the proposals on the commons, and more. There is also a new section that chronicles living alternatives models and actions for change that citizens can do today.
The book can be purchased through Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.