On Sunday November 17th members of Tufts New Economy and MIT New Economy visited in Taza Chocolate Factory near Union Square in Somerville. This presented a great opportunity to not only gorge ourselves on fantastic chocolate—we recommend the salted almond, ginger, salt and pepper and cinnamon—but to learn about Taza’s responsible and sustainable business model. […]

At the Tufts New Economy meeting on October 8, Marcy Ostberg employed an intriguing technique to spark a collective brainstorm about our conceptual goals for this semester. First, she divided us into groups, then read out a relevant statement, in this instance “A just and sustainable world is not economically viable,” to which we had […]

Are you interested in building a more just and sustainable economy? Come to the Tufts New Economy (TNE) General Interest Meeting (food provided!). Connect with others to challenge market economy assumptions by exploring New Economy ideas. Learn about cooperatives, time banking, participatory budgeting and more! If you’re curious about what the group accomplished last year and […]