09 Sep '11, 1pm

Plenitude Economics: Work Less, Play More, and Stop Screwing the Planet (Video) : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

Plenitude Economics: Work Less, Play More, and Stop Screwing the Planet (Video) : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

From local investing in "everybody eats" restaurants , through slow business and the best vacation response ever , to a revival of simple low-impact living and DIY culture , the signs are everywhere of a fascinating new (and old) economic model emerging out of our financial crisis. While some see this as the birth of no growth or "steady state" economics , these phrases have always seemed negative, and restrictive, to me. Economist Juliet Schor has a different term—the Plenitude Economy. And in this beautiful video, she lays out what it might look like. New Dream Mini-Views: Visualizing a Plenitude Economy from Center for a New American Dream on Vimeo . Presented by The Center for a New American Dream , and summarizing the content of Schor's book Plenitude: The New Economics of True Wealth , what I love about this video is that it absolutely brims with positivity, exciteme...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/09/plenitude-economy...

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