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The COVID-19 pandemic triggered the first recession in a quarter of a century on the African continent, but many experts believe the economic shock offers an unprecedented opportunity to implement a green transformation policy that fosters an inclusive economic recovery and sustainable. In Chapter 1 of AGI’s Foresight Africa 2021, Gunnar Köhlin, Ira Dorband, Jan …

Before the recession, we were on a collision course with an environmental disaster. The recovery offers a rare opportunity to do things differently; to rebuild a better economy that can support living standards without irreparably damaging the environment. The closer we get to irreversible climate change, the more difficult it will become. Donut economics, a …

Hasnat Abdul Hye | Posted: Jan. 4, 2021, 9:14 p.m. | Update: Jan. 10, 2021, 9:50 p.m. Thomas Piketty has written a book on a subject that has long been familiar to many, which has recently taken on critical importance. The income inequality associated with the capitalist development of the economy has attracted the attention …

Courtesy of Warwick smith, University of Melbourne Before the recession, we were on a collision course with an environmental disaster. The recovery offers a rare opportunity to do things differently; to rebuild a better economy that can support living standards without irreparably damaging the environment. The closer we get to irreversible climate change, the more …

Before India gained freedom, Mahatma Gandhi was asked if he expected free India to achieve the same standard of living as Britain. It was a time when the sun never set on the British Empire. With that in mind, Gandhi joked, “It took Britain half of the planet’s resources to achieve prosperity. How many planets …

Before the recession, we were on a collision course with an environmental disaster. The recovery offers a rare opportunity to do things differently; to rebuild a better economy that can support living standards without irreparably damaging the environment. The closer we get to irreversible climate change, the more difficult it will become. Donut economics, a …