Rob Dietz

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Saturday, November 10, 2018
The Secret of Eternal Growth? It’s Wishful Thinking
I want to believe in eternal economic growth. Given what humanity is facing with climate change and other consequences of our collective consumption, it must be awfully comforting to have faith in a cornucopian future where no one ever goes wanting. Especially if all we have to do is more of the...
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Monday, February 25, 2013
A Better Plan Than 'Endless Growth': Enough Is Enough
The World Economic Forum held its annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland last month. The official theme was "Resilient Dynamism," a catchphrase that makes about as much sense as the futureless economic policies trotted out at the meeting. At least the attendees had something to ponder at cocktail hour.
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