Riane Eisler presented a keynote speech July 23, 2019 at the Bretton Woods Global Economic Visioning Summit, demonstrating the value of a new economic model that cares for people and planet and goes beyond outmoded paradigms of capitalism and socialism.
Eisler asserts that to build an economic system that can effectively meet our challenges we need a new economic map that takes into account the economic contributions of the three life sustaining economic sectors: the natural economy, the volunteer economy, and the household economy.
The high-level international economics round table convened at the Mount Washington Hotel in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire. This year marks the 75th anniversary of the Bretton Woods conference that created the World Bank and its sister institution, the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
Read about the historic 1944 Bretton Woods Conference, formerly known as the United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference.
Check out the Ms. Magazine article Finally Half the Sky at Bretton Woods—75 Years Later.