17 Apr '12, 10am

To Envision Sustainable Business, We Must Reimagine Our Economy

To Envision Sustainable Business, We Must Reimagine Our Economy

World Economic Forum /CC BY-SA 2.0 From senior executives identifying the profit motive as an obstacle to sustainability to corporations questioning the very nature of capitalism as we know it , the plus side of the recent financial crisis and ongoing slow recovery has been that tough questions are finally being asked about how our economy functions and whose interests it serves. On May 2nd Forum for the Future —whose work on system innovation aims to create change across entire sectors of our economy—are hosting an event in New York which will explore better ways of doing business in a post-Great Recession world: Some say we are entering a brave new world for business, talking up the prospects of a more responsible version of capitalism. Others argue the case for business as usual, with maybe a little tweak here or there. The traditional models of value creation are incre...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/corporate-responsibility/envisi...

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