Mary Mellor

Mary Mellor

Mary Mellor is Emeritus Professor at Northumbria University, UK, where she was founding Chair of the University’s Sustainable Cities Research Institute. She has published extensively on alternative economics integrating socialist, feminist and green perspectives. Her books include Feminism and Ecology (1997) and The Future of Money: From Financial Crisis to Public Resource (2010), and Debt or Democracy? Public Money for Sustainability and Social Justice (2015). Many of her lectures and presentations on ecofeminism, money, and sustainability can be seen on YouTube.

GTI Contributions
Mary Mellor
Roundtable
Contribution to Do Red and Green Mix?

December 2018

Socialism must be not only green but also feminist—and that requires recognizing the importance of care work.
A contribution to an exchange on Why Ecosocialism: For a Red-Green Future


Money for the People
Essay
Money for the People

August 2017

Money creation today depends on the banks—but it doesn't have to. Imagine a system in which states, instead, created money free of debt and guaranteed sustainable livelihoods for all.


Author's Response to 'Roundtable on Money'
Roundtable
Contribution to Roundtable on Money

August 2017

Mary Mellor addresses points raised by the contributors to this roundtable.
An exchange on Money for the People


Mary Mellor
Commentary on The Degrowth Alternative

February 2015