‘Green Economy’: New Disguise for Global Capitalism's Old Tricks?
<div class='node-body'><p>FLORENCE - Though the current global economic and financial crises are undoubtedly devastating much of the world, they present the perfect opportunity for remodeling our economic system, according to participants at the ninth annual Terra Futura (Future Earth) exhibition of ‘good practices’ in social, economic and environmental sustainability held here from May 25-27.</p>
<p>"What, how, how much and for whom to produce? Those are the questions we urgently need to answer," said Guido Viale, environmental economist and author of several books on ecological issues.</p></div><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-news-hp-image">
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