As we reach the finish line of 2020, many of us do so with a sense of relief and cautious optimism about what 2021 might bring. At the Robert Schalkenbach Foundation, 2020 was certainly not an easy year, but it was one marked by considerable change… Read More »Reflecting on 2020. Anticipating 2021!
Pat Aller was a pillar of the Georgist movement for the past 40 years. Many will remember her, above all, for her generosity in providing free accommodations at “Hotel Aller,” floor space in a tiny efficiency on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. She once… Read More »Remembering Pat Aller
The country’s “well-being budget” emphasizes citizen happiness over capitalist gain. By Sigal Samuel We usually think of a country’s wealth or capital in terms of its financial bottom line: its gross domestic product. But New Zealand challenged the world to assess it in terms of a… Read More »Forget GDP — New Zealand is prioritizing gross national well-being