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The Money Mess conference

Oct 31, 2013 No Comments by
You can now see videos from the one-day conference hosted by Feasta and Sensible Money on May 31st to explore the consequences of our malfunctioning money system and some of the proposals for its reform, replacement or supplement.
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Keynote address by Marshall Auerback – “Toward a true ‘United States of Europe’ or else Irish Divorce from the Euro”

Oct 18, 2011 No Comments by
Marshall Auerback is a Fellow at Economists for Peace and Security, a Research Associate at the Levy Institute and former Fellow at the Roosevelt Institute. [...] About the conference
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Minister Joan Burton – Opening speech for Feasta’s debt emergency conference

Oct 17, 2011 No Comments by

Joan Burton – Opening Speech – National Strategies from Feasta on Vimeo.

Joan Burton is Irish Minister for Social Protection and Labour deputy leader. This speech was given on September 22 2011.
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Fergal O’Brien – Balancing austerity with a growth strategy for the economy

Oct 17, 2011 No Comments by
Fergal O’Brien is Head of Economics and Taxation and Chief Economist with the Irish Business and Employers Confederation (IBEC). He is a member of the National Statistics Board and represents Irish business on a number of fora at EU level. [...]
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Paul Sweeney – Energy prices, the boom/bust cycle and prospects for global economic growth

Oct 17, 2011 No Comments by
Paul Sweeney is the Chief Economist at the Irish Congress of Trade Unions. He is President of the Statistical and Social Enquiry Society of Ireland, a member of the National Competitiveness Council of Ireland and a member of the National Statistics Board and the Ageing Well Network. [...]
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Richard Douthwaite – Energy prices, the boom/bust cycle and prospects for global economic growth

Oct 17, 2011 No Comments by
Richard Douthwaite is an economist, ecologist and writer. He is co-founder of Feasta. He has been a council member of Comhar, the Irish government’s national sustainability council and a Fellow of the Post Carbon Institute. [...]
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Dr. Constantin Gurdgiev – Adopting a comprehensive approach to dealing with private debt

Oct 17, 2011 No Comments by
Dr Constantin Gurdgiev, Adjunct Lecturer in Finance Trinity College, Dublin and Smurfit School of Business, UCD. Head of Research at St Columbanus AG, Non-Executive Member, Investment Committee at GoldCore ltd and an Advisory Board Member (Non-Executive) at HeinzGAM. [...]
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Peter Brown – Debt forgiveness and moral hazard

Oct 17, 2011 No Comments
Peter Brown is the main lecturer and Managing Director of the Irish Institute of Financial Trading (IIFT). He is also a financial commentator across various media channels. As Executive Chairman of IIFT, Peter has been at the vanguard of developing training courses for would-be participants of the financial markets. [...]
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Deirdre de Burca – opening remarks on Day 2 of Irish debt crisis conference

Oct 17, 2011 No Comments
Deirdre de Burca is a former Green Party Senator (2007-2010) and former National Spokesperson for the Green Party on European Affairs. She is a former Green Party Representative on the All Party Oireachtas Committee on EU Affairs and its National Delegate on the National Forum for Europe 2002-2007. [...]
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Dan O’Brien – The euro-zone should be saved and Ireland is better off within it

Oct 17, 2011 2 Comments
Dan O’Brien is economics editor of the Irish Times. Before joining the newspaper in June 2010, he was a senior economist at the Economist Intelligence Unit, the business information and forecasting arm of The Economist Newspaper Group. In a dozen years in that role he specialised in European affairs and in global trade and investment issues. [...]
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Professor Ray Kinsella – Ireland should pre-empt a break up of the euro-zone and leave on its own terms

Oct 17, 2011 No Comments
Ray Kinsella received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. (Econ.) from the University of Hull and PhD from Trinity College Dublin (TCD. He worked as an Economist in the Central Bank of Ireland, and Economic Advisor to the Department of Industry and Commerce. [...]
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Charles Goodhart – Dual currencies: learning from the Californian solution

Oct 17, 2011 No Comments
Charles Goodhart, CBE, FBA is a member of the Financial Markets Group at the London School of Economics, having previously, from 1987-2005, been its Deputy Director. Until his retirement in 2002 he had been the Norman Sosnow Professor of Banking and Finance at LSE since 1985. [...]
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Bernard Lietaer – The role of regional currencies in a wider currency union

Oct 16, 2011 No Comments
Bernard Lietaer, the author of The Future of Money , is an international expert in the design and implementation of currency systems over 30 years as a Central Banker, fund manager, a university professor, and a consultant to multinational corporations, and community organizations. [...]
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