Bookmark and ShareAndrew Simms is nef‘s Policy Director and head of nef’s Climate Change programme.

We should design a system in which we worship the invisible heart of society rather the invisible hand of the market economy.

Instead of worshipping the invisible, and usually remote, hand of the market economy (which too often can be caught picking the pockets of the poor), you design an economic system in which resources flow and circulate effectively to serve the invisible heart of the core economy – made up of family, neighbourhood, community and civil society.

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