This Report on India was prepared by Anandi Sharan, and follows Jeremy Wakeford’s model on the effects on South Africa that Cap and Share might have if introduced as part of a global climate settlement. Conditions in India are unique, as indeed they are in every country. Some elements of the pilot study, especially the impact on trade, have been shortened, whilst the section on the impact on households is given more prominence. The introduction of Cap and Share would mean that Indian households received a direct payment for their share of each year’s global emission rights. Such payments …
Feasta contributes to IIEA report
Three members of Feasta were involved in the preparation of the Irish Institute for European Affairs report The Climate Change Challenge: Strategic Issues, Options and Implications for Ireland published at the end of September. Our contribution on the economics of climate change which was written a year ago has been published by the IIEA as an Occasional Paper and can be accessed here.…
Sustainability or Bust: How Ireland Might Avoid Bankruptcy with Energy Innovation
In response to the financial crisis, an article written by Richard Douthwaite Sustainability or Bust: How Ireland Might Avoid Bankruptcy with Energy Innovation was recently published by Construct Ireland Magazine and details proposals that a number of Feasta members have been working on.
Two related papers After the Meltdown by David Korten, and From the ashes of the crash by NEF have also been uploaded to the
2008 Feasta Annual Lecture: Capital Partnerships – Chris Cook
How Ireland got into its Property Mess
an introduction by Richard Douthwaite
Capital Partnerships: a Debt-Free Solution to the Property Crash
a lecture by Chris Cook
Date: 7:00pm, Wednesday 5th November, 2008
Venue: McClelland Room, Central Hotel, Exchequer St, Dublin 2.
Entry: 5 Euro Feasta members, 10 Euro non-members
Chris Cook, an international expert on Open Capital and a widely published energy market consultant, discussed his ground-breaking ideas for capital partnerships, a financing structure that could provide a debt-free solution to the Irish property crash.
The global financial crisis has highlighted the urgent need to refinance trillions of euros’ worth …
Skilling Up for Powerdown – 10 week course by Cultivate
Deconstructing Dinner: Food Systems by Bruce Darrell on 7th November 2008
Global Citizenship: Opportunities for Change by David Korowicz on 28th November 2008
Venue: Enniscorthy Enterprise Centre, Co. Wexford…
From Financial Crisis to the End of Growth: Building the future in an uncertain present – David Korowicz
Future Proof Your Business Seminar presentation
Date and Time: Thurs 27th November 2008, 9:30am – 2:00pm
Venue: Butler House, Kilkenny