The mainstream debate about how to end the recession pits austerity against more public and private borrowing. Ben Dyson was invited to question whether these are the only options at the Transforming Finance conference, held in London on 10 May.
Ben Dyson, Positive Money: Fresh thinking on debt and recovery
Transforming Finance is a coalition project involving a broad alliance of think tanks and NGOs who all have an interest in getting our financial system to benefit people and the planet.
- Read a written summary of the whole day.
- Have a look at four short overview films of the main topics discussed, which were hosted by the Guardian.
- Read the Charter for a New Financial System, which was launched on the day of the conference.