23 Dec '11, 12pm

Is Capitalism Possible Without Economic Growth? Pt. II

From serious consideration of no growth or steady state economics to corporations questioning capitalism as we know it , economic ideas that used to be considered radical, even dangerous, are gaining mainstream traction. The other day I wrote a post, inspired by part one of Rob Hopkins' interview with economist and no growth advocate Peter Victor, on whether capitalism can exist without economic growth . For folks who enjoyed that post, you may be interested to note that Rob has just posted part II of his interview with Peter Victor . And it is equally insightful: I think the idea that we’ll default to more local economies whether we do it deliberately and maybe reasonably pleasantly, or whether we’ll be forced into it, is a very good question. The subtitle of my book is “Slower by design, not disaster.” If you have an economy predicated on growth that slows and maybe grow...

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