Jun 282013
 

doughnutThe RSA just put out a really nicely produced video of a talk by Kate Raworth, author of Chapter 3: “Defining a Safe and Just Space for Humanity”, State of the World 2013. As Kate discusses both in her chapter and in her talk, we need a new paradigm for economic thinking in the 21st century – what she calls Doughnut Economics.

It’s a good 15 minutes summary of Kate’s work and offers a handy overview of the concepts of planetary and social boundaries, and the implications for rewriting the meaning of ‘economic development’. Watch it below: