“There’s just too many of us and no one is talking about it.” —Biologist Patrick Benson in Meera Subramanian’s, A River Runs Again: India’s Natural World in Crisis By Max Kummerow It is hard to imagine a growing population supporting a steady state economy. “Jobs” and higher incomes for growing numbers of people anchor […]
A window of opportunity has opened at the United Nations: it’s time to promote the steady state economy around the globe.
Rio+20 is a real opportunity for steady staters — a potential coming-out party for the economics of sustainability.
Eric Zencey reports encouraging news from the United Nations, but he knows a sustainable economic system won’t arise without concerted effort.
Herman Daly succinctly sums up the steady-state perspective in his suggestion for the UN Conference on Sustainable Development.