Occasional Links 44

International Development:

1) Making the IMF and World Bank work for the poor.

2) Global Warming: Who loses and who wins?

3) The Huffington Post: The damage idealistic environmentalists can do.

4) Thomas Friedman:Global climate change intensified by globalization will create new types of jobs.

5) Sustainable development: from word to policy.

Politics & Economics:

6) The winner of the 48th Annual McKinsey Award (2006), which recognizes excellence in management thinking, goes to Michael E. Porter and Mark R. Kramer’s Strategy and Society: The Link Between Competitive Advantage and Corporate Social Responsibility.

7) The super-rich have more money than they can possibly spend, so why do they give so little?

Progressive Christianity:

8) Burned Over Bono: U2ā€™s Rock ā€˜nā€™ Roll Messiah and His Religious Politic.

9) American Megachurches moving left?


10) Howard Gardner’s five ways of thinking to survive the demands of tomorrow’s world.