Economic Policy

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An Economy of Well-Being

Common-sense tools for building genuine wealth and happiness

In the face of political, financial, and environmental upheaval, it’s difficult to slow down and build lives of mindfulness and joy. These things are within reach, but how can we go about … 242 View

Basic Income for Canadians

The key to a healthier, happier, more secure life for all

This book explores basic income from a Canadian perspective. It reports on research from the original test in Manitoba in the 1970s to the Ontario initiative launched by the Wynne government, … 216 View
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A New Economic Paradigm Based on Well-Being

From: An Economy of Well-Being

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This book is meant to engender hope that a dark age ahead can be avoided and the current system of economic malaise transcended with a more compelling economic future based on the goal of … 8 $0.80 Add
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Introduction

From: Basic Income for Canadians

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Introduces basic income as a policy designed to offset the rising economic insecurity as well as persistent poverty. Characterizes basic income as a vital component of (rather than a replacement … 6 $0.60 Add
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A Basic Income Guarantee for Canada

From: Basic Income for Canadians

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Introduces basic income as a solution to income insecurity, and discusses some of its variations. Basic income in Canada has largely been characterized as a benefit targeted to low-income … 20 $2.00 Add
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Reclaiming Economics for Happiness

From: An Economy of Well-Being

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* Reclaiming the Language of Economics * Happiness: Well-Being of Spirit * A New Index of Well-Being * Measuring Well-Being Objectively * Alberta’s Economic Growth, Disease and Income … 30 $3.00 Add
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Wealth versus Commonwealth

From: Resilience Imperative

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For the last 200 years, the ideology of unregulated markets, free-flow-ing capital, and minimalist government has waxed and waned. The unbridled markets of the 1920s gave way to state investment … ; 36 $3.60 Add
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A Roadmap to Well-Being

From: An Economy of Well-Being

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* Can Well-Being Be Measured? * The Science of Well-Being: What We Measure Affects What We Do * Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs and an Indigenous Model of Well-Being * The Util: Measuring Real … 26 $2.60 Add
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Rediscovering Mincome

From: Basic Income for Canadians

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Describes and analyzes results of an experiment that took place in Manitoba during the 1970s, which offered some residents a basic income for three years. Summarizes the impact basic income had … 18 $1.80 Add
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Bhutan, Edmonton and Alberta: Models of Well-Being Economics

From: An Economy of Well-Being

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* Back to Edmonton: The City that Could * The Promise of Alberta * Alberta’s Preliminary Asset Accounts 18 $1.80 Add
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The Well-Being Community

From: An Economy of Well-Being

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* The Edmonton Social Health Index * Measuring the Well-Being of Valleyview, Alberta * Edmonton’s Well-Being Index and Measuring the Well-Being Return on Taxes * Community Asset and … 23 $2.30 Add
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Well-Being for First Nations

From: An Economy of Well-Being

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* Measuring What Matters to Community Well-Being * Why a Community Asset Assessment? * Natural Capital Assessment * The Well-Being Community Planning Process * Benefits of a Well-Being-Based … 15 $1.50 Add
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Reweaving Our Economies Close to Home

From: Resilience Imperative

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Despite 60 years of global economic expansion, incomes over the last 30 years have stagnated. People who were once beneficiaries of spiralling growth are no longer participants. The migration of … ; 30 $3.00 Add
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The Well-Being Workplace

From: An Economy of Well-Being

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* Well-Being at Work * Businesses That Operate on Well-Being Principles * The Well-Being Corporation * Doing Well By Doing Good: The Flourishing Well-Being Enterprise * Well-Being: The Best … 16 $1.60 Add
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Accounting for Enterprise Well-Being

From: An Economy of Well-Being

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* The Origins of Auditing * Toward Quality-of-Life Auditing and Accounting * Well-Being Inventory * Five Assets of Enterprise Well-Being * Measuring Workplace Well-Being * Enterprise Well-Being … 22 $2.20 Add
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Convivial Banking Innovations: Seeds for Transition

From: Resilience Imperative

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Before the rapid globalization spurred by deregulation, community residents and local businesses in the commercial strips of towns and cities had a long-term relationship with the local … ; 30 $3.00 Add