The next nonsensical strategy for maintaining the dream of endless GDP expansion? Negative interest rates!
Herman Daly analyzes the philosophies of Frederick Soddy, a well known pioneer of chemistry, but also an insightful pioneer of economics.
While we’re hunkered down enduring the inevitable collapse of the growth economy, we should consider sound policies for a sustainable economy.
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.
The contradictions in an oilman’s life offer insights into the complexities that come with confronting the limits to growth.
Economic growth is not the same things as “more jobs,” especially with the methods we’ve used to grow the economy.
It’s rare to find a Wall Street Journal columnist (and a Ronald Reagan appointee) calling for a steady-state economy.
Banks should not be allowed to live the alchemist’s dream by creating money out of nothing and lending it at interest.
In his foreword to the book, Enough Is Enough, Herman Daly contemplates the role of sufficiency in obtaining “the good life.”