The damage done to the economic system by the tremendous support offered to banks by governments is much more serious than just misdirected lending, reads the letter by James Skinner in Financial Times, 19th Oct 2014.
On August the 19th we started an email campaign to highlight the startling results of the poll that showed that only 1 in 10 MPs understand that 97% of money is created by banks, we have encouraged all Positive Money supporters to email their MP and ask them to confirm that they are aware of these 3 facts:
Dutch national television broadcasted on 13th October 2014 a report with interviews with Martin Wolf and Positive Money’s Ben Dyson. They both spoke about the need to reform the monetary system.
Martin Wolf, Chief Economics Commentator of Financial Times speaks at the event "Does Money Grow on Trees?" at the hall of the Institute for Chartered Accountants on 9th September 2014.
In The Shifts and the Shocks, Martin Wolf - one of the world's most influential economic commentators - presents his analysis of the economic course of the last seven years.