For the good of the whole

The prefix 'eco' goes back to the Greek oikos and concerns the "whole house". 

The word economy can be traced back to this same root.

The words ecology and economy are derived from the same root.

Transforming our current ego-system economy into an emerging eco-system economy means reconnecting economic thinking with its real root, which is the well-being of the whole house.

But while the whole house for the Greeks was something very local, today it also concerns the well-being of our global communities and planetary ecosystems...