[PDF / EPUB] Managing Without Growth Second Edition Ten years after the publication of the first edition of this influential book the evidence is even stronger that human economies are overwhelming the regenerative capacity of the planet This book expl Ten years after the publication of Growth Second eBook ☆ the first edition of this influential book the evidence is even stronger that human economies are overwhelming the regenerative capacity of the planet This book explains why long term economic growth is infeasible and why especially in advanced economies it is also undesirable Simulations based on real data show that managing without growth is a Managing Without Kindle - better alternative The book tells how the recent idea of economic growth emerged from the idea of progress itself only a few hundred years old Many reasons for uestioning growth are given based on an extensive review of the data as well as on conceptual and methodological considerations The experience of growth in several countries is documented compared and found wanting Possibilities Without Growth Second Epub Ý for managing without growth in high income economies are simulated with a new comprehensive systems model with many novel features Three year scenarios are compared a base case an ambitious greenhouse gas reduction scenario and a sustainable prosperity scenario with broader environmental objectives reduced income ineuality shorter working hours and the cessation of economic growth The book closes with a review of policies to make this scenario a reality This updated book is a valuable resource for a broad academic audience including students and researchers in economics environmental studies environmental science business studies and geography as well as social justice groups and NGOs concerned with the environment ineuality and employment.
- 432 pages
- Managing Without Growth Second Edition
- Peter A Victor
- 02 November 2016 Peter A Victor