Economic Models

  • Designs for a Better World
    Nigel Cohen: A platform and proposals for new societal focus, where society’s objective is human prosperity.

  • Doughnut Economics
    Kate Raworth: A single model that combines a focus on both human prosperity and environmental sustainability.

  • Sustainability
    Nigel Cohen: An overarching framework for consistency in measuring different aspects of human-related sustainability.

Economic Narratives

Economic Theory

  • Nigel Cohen
    Blogs on practical aspects of wellbeing-based economics

  • Cultural Dynamics
    An introduction to the cultural model of Spiral Dynamics, and its role in shaping economic policy

  • Prosperity
    A definition of prosperity, as the basis for understanding and assessing economic policy designed to deliver prosperity

  • Quality Years
    A measure of the output of society in terms of human experience

  • Global Prosperity 2017
    Global Prosperity Index in 2017, measured in terms of human experience.


  • Wellbeing Accounting Standards

  • Social Contract Accounting: Paul Barnett


  • Valueism : Paul Barnett
    A four part introduction to Valueism (part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4)

  • Economy for the Common Good
    A platform and proposals for organisations seeking to contribute to the common good.

  • Conscious Capitalism
    Business practice that combines profit-motive with ethical behaviour.