globalization http://kuow.org en The Future Of Food With Vandana Shiva http://kuow.org/post/future-food-vandana-shiva <p></p><p>What is the future of food? How can it sustain us? <a href="http://www.vandanashiva.org/">Vandana Shiva</a> is an environmental and anti-globalization activist. Throughout her career, she’s fought for changes in agriculture practices, among other causes. Her latest book is called “Making Peace with the Earth.” She spoke at Town Hall on September 12, 2013, in a talk sponsored by YES! Magazine. Fri, 20 Sep 2013 03:00:00 +0000 Rachel Solomon 20410 at http://kuow.org The Future Of Food With Vandana Shiva The Power Of Emerging Economies http://kuow.org/post/power-emerging-economies <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In 2010, emerging economies accounted for almost 40 percent of the world's gross domestic product&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">— twice</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as much as they did in 1990. Today, one in four Fortune 500 firms comes from emerging markets. How far can growth carry nations out of poverty and toward a strong economic foundation? </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">We hear what the economic successes of developing countries can teach the developed world from&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://peterblairhenry.com">Peter Blair Henry</a>&nbsp;of NYU’s Stern School of Business.</span></p><p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Producer 9955 at http://kuow.org The Power Of Emerging Economies