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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 […]


A Question of Scarcity

On our full-world planet, we face an urgent challenge to find strategic points in decision-making processes to encourage “right-sized” consumption.