Herman Daly analyzes the philosophies of Frederick Soddy, a well known pioneer of chemistry, but also an insightful pioneer of economics.
Ecocidal tendencies have no place in either our legal or our economic institutions. Here’s a direct way to help put an end to ecocide.
Only an economy that externalizes environmental costs would underwrite development practices that are pushing beaches to the brink of extinction.
It’s a tough question to answer — how many people can a state sustainably support? But Vermont has taken a crack at it.
While we’re hunkered down enduring the inevitable collapse of the growth economy, we should consider sound policies for a sustainable economy.
On our full-world planet, we face an urgent challenge to find strategic points in decision-making processes to encourage “right-sized” consumption.
Now’s the time to maintain pressure on the World Bank to avoid costly failures in constructing a 21st-century energy infrastructure.
It’s common sense: if you want a debt ceiling for the federal government, then you ought to want a debt ceiling for the private sector as well.
Running in place on a treadmill, the agricultural sector illustrates how continuous competition leads to nowhere.
Laissez-faire takes on a new meaning — it is the ecosystem, not the economy that must be “left alone” to manage itself and evolve by its own rules.