Conscious Economics: The Intimacy and Complexity of Local Production and Exchange

A public talk by Susan Witt

This lecture by Susan Witt, Executive Director of the Schumacher Center, took place in conjunction with a training session of Think OutWord, a peer-led training in social entrepreneurship for young adults. It is grounded in, though not limited to, an understanding of the threefold nature of the human being and of society, primarily as it was articulated by the early 20th century philosopher, Rudolf Steiner.


Event Speakers

Susan Witt

Susan Witt is the Executive Director of the Schumacher Center for a New Economics, which she co-founded with Robert Swann in 1980. She has led the development of the Schumacher Center’s highly regarded publications, library, seminars, and other educational programs, which established the Center as a pioneering voice for an economics shaped by social and ecological principles. Deeply engaged … Continued


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