Utne Reader visionary [Originally published as Hazel Henderson in the January-February 1995 issue of Utne Reader]
Henderson is “anti-economist” activist. Her pioneering work to take social and ecological costs into account in calculating gross national product is being instituted internationally. The first version of her Country Futures Indicators (CFI), quality-of-life indicators that are alternatives to the GNP, will be launched in 1995. A self-taught economist, she is a syndicated columnist and consultant on sustainable development worldwide.