Reflections on the New "Green Economy"

by Larry Lohmann

first published 18 May 2012

What is the new "green economy" to be heralded at the Rio+20 summit in June 2012? What do this "green economy", together with the neoclassical economic thinking that gave rise to it, look like from the perspective of the commons? These two powerpoint presentations from a May 2012 workshop in Quito for activists, indigenous leaders, students and the general public, suggest some avenues for further exploration.

The powerpoints are available here in both English and Spanish.