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Inquiries into the Nature of Slow Money

Investing as If Food, Farms and Fertility Mattered

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Inquiries into the Nature of Slow Money by Woody Tasch
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nquiries into the Nature of Slow Money presents an essential new strategy for investing in local food systems and introduces a group of fiduciary activists who are exploring what should come after industrial finance and industrial agriculture. Theirs is a vision for investing that puts soil fertility into return-on-investment calculations and serves people and place as much at it serves industry sectors and markets. Leading the charge is Woody Tasch-whose decades of work as a venture capitalist, foundation treasurer, and entrepreneur now shed new light on a truer, more beautiful, more prudent kind of fiduciary responsibility. He offers an alternative vision to the dusty old industrial concepts of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries when dollars, and the businesses they financed, lost their connection to place; slow money, on the other hand, is firmly rooted in the new economic, social, and environmental realities of the 21st century. Inquiries into the Nature of Slow Money is a call to action for designing capital markets built around not extraction and consumption but preservation and restoration. Is it a movement or is it an investment strategy? Yes.

Author Biography

Woody Tasch is president of the recently formed NGO Slow Money and Chairman Emeritus of Investors' Circle, a non-profit network of angel investors, venture capitalists, foundations, and family offices that since 1992, has facilitated the flow of $130million to 200 early-stage companies and venture funds dedicated to sustainability. He lives in New Mexico. For more information about Slow Money visit www.slowmoneyalliance.org
Release date Australia
June 17th, 2013
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Country of Publication
United States
Illustrations
Black and White Diagrams
Imprint
Chelsea Green Publishing Co
Pages
240
Dimensions
140x216x17
ISBN-13
9781603582544
Product ID
3868804

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