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The wealth of nature : economics as if survival mattered

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  • Date:
    Issued
    2011
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    Created
    2017
    Summary:

    Our destructive obsession with money and economic growth has driven us to the brink of disaster. This book exposes the flaws in conventional economic theory and shows how through public policy initiatives and personal choices the economy can be restructured at an appropriate scale with a focus on the natural world.

    Contents:
    • Foreword: A Guide for the Perplexed
    • The Failure of Economics
    • The Three Economies
    • The Metaphysics of Money
    • The Price of Energy
    • The Appropriate Tools
    • The Road Ahead
    • Small is Beautiful.
    Original Publisher: Gabriola, B.C., New Society Publishers
    Language(s): English
    ISBN: 9781550924787