The Humane Economy: How Innovators and Enlightened Consumers Are Transforming the Lives of Animals by Wayne Pacelle describes a revolution in American business and public policy that is changing forever how we treat animals and conduct commerce. Read what advocates, businesspeople, and others are saying about this important book, and buy your copy today.
"The Humane Economy is essential reading for anyone interested in animal welfare. This fabulous book reveals the inside story of how the fight against human cruelty to animals is gradually being won and some of the surprising individuals who have helped to make this happen. HSUS's Wayne Pacelle is to be congratulated on writing a fascinating, highly readable, and remarkably comprehensive book, covering animal issues ranging from factory farms to puppy mills, from trophy hunting to genetic modification, from medical and pharmaceutical testing to entertainment. Please help to increase awareness of ongoing animal suffering by sharing this book and encouraging everyone to take some part in creating a truly humane society." — Jane Goodall, Ph.D., DBE; Founder, the Jane Goodall Institute & UN Messenger of Peace
A critically important read for anyone who cares about business success or animals — or, like so many of us, both." — Jack Welch
"There's a coming disruption in business, affecting industries from agriculture to pharmaceuticals to media, and it's being driven by the new technologies and the human ingenuity of the animal protection movement. In The Humane Economy, Wayne Pacelle thoughtfully explores the changes already under way — and ahead. A critically important read for anyone who cares about business success or animals — or, like so many of us, both." — Jack Welch, former CEO of GE and founder of the Jack Welch Management Institute
"The stories Wayne Pacelle tells in this book show us that having compassion for animals and caring about their well-being is not at all at odds with human well-being or economic progress. The Humane Economy shines a light on the ways leaders are stepping up, innovating, and transforming the economy to make the world a better place—for humans and for animals." — Mark R. Tercek, President and CEO of The Nature Conservancy
“The Humane Economy reminds us that in order to reach their highest ethical potential, businesses must embrace the values of protecting animals and eliminating cruelty. This is particularly true for companies that use animals in their supply chain, in research and development, and in other substantial ways. I recommend this book to every consumer and corporate CEO. It’s a 21st century blueprint for both conscious business and social progress.” — John Mackey, co-CEO and founder, Whole Foods Market
“The Humane Economy is a brilliant book that celebrates the truth: our economic well-being is inextricably linked to the well-being of animals. This book is an important moral and pragmatic blueprint for humane, enlightened prosperity for all." — U.S. Senator Cory Booker