Sector 4: Economics & Business

The Economics & Business Sector focuses on holistic business practices, including: public benefit corporations, cooperative (employee owned) businesses, social venture capital, ethical advertising/marketing practices, fair trade, regional economies, local alternative currencies, efficient (low carbon) distribution routes, and living wage principles. This Sector also analyzes and strives to rectify the disparity of wealth caused by unbridled greed and unregulated Capitalism. The HUB promotes regional economies which support local investment and the retention of purchasing power.

Click HERE to see HUB Individual Members in this Sector

Click HERE to see HUB Organizations in this Sector

Upcoming Events

When? What's Happening? Where?sort descending
Sep 11, 2017 to Sep 21, 2017 11 Days of Global Unity

When you get right down to it, as a human race we have what it takes to transform our world.

Online Event
May 18, 2017
8:00am - 4:00pm
Maryland Governor's Business Summit 2017

Join Governor Hogan for the first Maryland Governor’s Business Summit.

Baltimore, Maryland, 
Hilton Baltimore
May 24, 2017
9:00am - 2:00pm
Virginia Chamber Foundation 2017 Energy & Sustainability Conference

Richmond, Virginia, 
Greater Richmond Convention Center
May 02, 2017
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Women Owned Business Bazaar!

Just in time for Mother’s Day, amazing women business owners are showcasing their products and se

Washington, District of Columbia, 
The City Club of Washington
May 05, 2017
3:15pm - 4:15pm
Entrepreneurship for People Returning from Incarceration

Individuals coming out of incarceration face significant barriers to employment, and to thriving

Washington, District of Columbia, 
Carnegie Library

Current News

Title (Click Article Titles to Read More)
Oct 29, 2017China Rising Over America China’s Rise, America’s Fall

Will the rise of China mean the fall of America? In a word, yes. Although decline might be more accurate.

Member Events