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Prosperity without growth

Jackson, Tim

Prosperity without growth

economics for a finite planet

by Jackson, Tim

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Published by Earthscan in London, Sterling, VA .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable development,
  • Wealth,
  • Globalization -- Economic aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTim Jackson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC79.E5 J298 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23535786M
    ISBN 109781844078943
    LC Control Number2009023822

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The publication of Prosperity without Growth was a landmark in the sustainability Jackson’s piercing challenge to conventional economics openly questioned the most highly prized goal of politicians and economists alike: the continued pursuit of exponential economic growth.