22 Feb 2022

By Jussi Ora An important and hot topic with regards to the monetary system is inflation. If we want to reduce inflation and the risk of it in the longer term, we need to be clear about its causes. As well as the consequences of how we choose to deal with it. Inflation is a general increase in prices and is measured by changes in the annual Consumer Price Index (CPI). The CPI is the pr...

11 Feb 2022

Alternative Economic and Monetary Systems is an interdisciplinary summer school focusing on alternatives to the economic status quo: International participants deal with limits of growth, as well as the instabilities of our financial system. They learn why a drastic system change is necessary to reach the target of stabilizing the world climate at 1.5°C - and most importantly: they are p...

20 Dec 2021

  Professor Richard Warner discusses his 2018 Empirical Study with Jussi Ora from Positiva Pengar. The results of his study challenge the foundations on which monetary policy and the economy stand. Werner shows that interest rates do not drive the economy. This means that central bank monetary policy is, to say the least, very inefficient.  A must see for anyone trying tackle prob...

14 Oct 2021

Please join our community at the upcoming 2021 International Monetary Conference on November 5, 6, and 7th, 2021, hosted by The American Monetary Institute (AMI) .  This will consist of a series of three Zoom sessions: Virtual Meetings via Zoom on November 5, 6 and 7, 2021 Please register here (cost is $35) https://www.monetary.org/register The speakers’ list includes Laurence Kotlik...

01 Jun 2021

by Moneta Positiva 2 June 2021. From 9h to 24h CEST 24 TEDX the largest Italian Ideas Marathon ever organized On 2 June, the Italian Republic Day, a 15-hour marathon organized by the 24 Italian TEDx with the evocative title "Digital Democracy" will be held to discuss together how digital evolution has changed and will change the theme of rights and democracy. From 9h to 24h, more t...

15 May 2021

by Jussi Ora Positive Pengar hosts Michael Hudson Webinar Thursday 27th May at. 19.00 CEST. Space limited. Sign up here More and more economists state that we have created a “financialised” economy where it pays more to passively own than to work, to run companies or in general to do things that benefits society. The financial elite is becoming increasingly powerful and richer, whi...

17 Feb 2021

Important New Book Announcement by Uli Kortsch This book lays out an action plan with some room for improvisation. Will we have the courage to act? Kicking the proverbial can down the road feels easy in the moment but can lead to devastating consequences. The point of a system redesign is to acknowledge we have a broken monetary system, that has drifted far away from serving “We th...