Limits to growth and the economic crisis

Harrison, Karey (2010) Limits to growth and the economic crisis. In: 2010 Global Business Conference, 13-16 Oct 2010, Dubrovnik, Croatia.

Abstract

This paper compares and evaluates neo-classical and ecological approaches to economics in relation to climate change and Peak Oil. It examines the evidence for limits to growth and the options for creating economies that can function and provide prosperity without growth in a world reaching key resource and pollution limits.


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Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Paper)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Paper made not available due to publisher copyright restrictions.
Depositing User: Dr Karey Harrison
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Arts - Department of Humanities and International Studies
Date Deposited: 23 Feb 2011 03:22
Last Modified: 11 Sep 2014 05:39
Uncontrolled Keywords: economic theory, Peak Oil, paradigm shift, limits to growth
Fields of Research (FOR2008): 14 Economics > 1401 Economic Theory > 140199 Economic Theory not elsewhere classified
22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2202 History and Philosophy of Specific Fields > 220299 History and Philosophy of Specific Fields not elsewhere classified
Socio-Economic Objective (SEO2008): D Environment > 96 Environment > 9603 Climate and Climate Change > 960302 Climate Change Mitigation Strategies
D Environment > 96 Environment > 9603 Climate and Climate Change > 960301 Climate Change Adaptation Measures
B Economic Development > 91 Economic Framework > 9199 Other Economic Framework > 919902 Ecological Economics
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/9229

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