Norman Macrae -The Economist pro-youth economist -bravo sir fazle abed & jack ma
sharing Yunus' 13 greatest gifts to peoples and planet -discuss
13 made charity sustainable, and aid bottom-up and wholly collaborative
12 demonstrated greatest sustainable investment club owned by world's poorest mothers -and economics lesson 101: no place or nation can grow unless capital taken from family's savings is invested in next generations productivity
11 clarified best privatization model promising the return to affordable (e)government and brilliant public service and borderless infrastructures
10 put youth at centre of exploring how net generation can be 10 times more produtive
by giving the entrepreneurial purpose of education back to youth
9 changed the valuation of media (and heroines) back to discovering and championing solutions to most life critical of needs
8 cracked entrepreneurial revolution challenge (The Economist 1976)- how each global market sector can be feed to value its greatest multi-win purpose by partners in transparent mapmaking
7 showed business and society models for scaling most exciting service franchises as community-owned and open sourced'
6 inspired the greatest experiments ever envisioned with mobile tech and grassroots networks of innovation hubs
5 made the peoples active participation in millennium goal possibilities joyfully cross-cultural and accessible worldwide (ie both local and global staged). This includes the 170 year-long goal of economic journalism: end youth being born into hunger/poverty.
4 empowered human beings to breakthrough all the crises of compound risk and opportunity that von neumann had foreseen as our generation's responsibility for all future generations
3 restored the hippocratic oaths of economists and rule-making professional monopolies whom keynes, einstein, gandhi and montesssori had foreseen as the greatest system8ic risk to the sustainability of our children's children everywhere
2 inspired 360 degree viewpoints on how uniting round girl power always offers peaceful escape routes even to the most fearsome hotspots that big brotherdom conflicts
1 helped youth and leaders collaborate in making the next 3 billion jobs -see www.yunus10000.com