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About Fran Boait

Fran Boait is Positive Money’s Executive Director. She studied Natural Sciences at the University of Cambridge and wrote her PhD on carbon dioxide storage. Fran’s writing is focused on the re-design of economic and financial systems to meet emerging global crises, and she has worked at various global organisations including the United Nations, Greenpeace, and BP.

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Constitutional conventions: best practice

Ten years after the crash, civil society has come a long way. But much more remains to be done

Ten years ago I spent the summer after graduating waitressing in Cafe Uno in Cambridge. The most political campaign for me that summer was the fact that I was getting paid below minimum wage because t...

Can money be a force for good?

There is more money in the world than at any other point in human history, so why doesn’t it reach the places that need it most?

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