https://steadystate.org/wp-content/uploads/SSH_neocornucopianism_featured_credit-Yzrael.png 400 600 Brian Czech /wp-content/uploads/logo.svg Brian Czech2018-11-09 13:43:152022-08-05 14:13:58Neocornucopianism and the Steady State: Part I
Neocornucopianism and the Steady State: Part I
By Josh Farley
Perhaps the main reason people reject the need for a steady state economy is some form of cornucopianism, the belief that technological progress will overcome all ecological and physical limits, allowing endless economic growth into the indefinite future. Cornucopianism has several flavors, and I will describe three: mainstream economics, eco-modernism, and singularity theory.