Wayne Ellwood is former co-editor of New Internationalist magazine. He worked as an associate producer with the BBC television series, Global Report, and edited the reference book, The A to Z of World Development. He is author of the No-Nonsense Guide to Degrowth and Sustainability.
Books by Wayne Ellwood
Fully updated, this new edition of a best-selling No-Nonsense Guide examines the debt trap; the acceleration of neoliberalism and the ‘free trade’ model; competition for energy resources; the links between the “war on terror,” the arms trade, and privatization; and the emergence of China and India as economic superpowers. Ellwood provides a full analysis of the financial crisis that began in 2007, and explores what happens when deregulation, speculation, and greed are given… (more information)
The idea of constant economic growth has taken firm hold of policy and public consciousness over the last century. It is a mantra repeated with evangelical fervour: consumer spending and discount site viagra GDP must grow to keep the free market show on the road. But this blind devotion ignores the obvious: that endless growth can’t be sustained in a world of finite resources. These resources are being consumed faster each year and we are starting to pay a heavy price. Wayne Ellwood explores the history and… (more information)
Buying and selling the world
Globalization has an ever-increasing effect on our lives. It has made the world smaller and brought us closer together yet it can also make us more vulnerable and divided. The deregulation of finance and banking and the crisis they led to is a devastating example of the knock-on effects of globalization. This fully revised fourth edition reviews the history and complexities of globalization, examining the forces in play and viagra in canada whose interests they serve. And while the global exchange of people… (more information)