Prosperity without Growth: Economics for a Finite Planet

Prosperity without Growth: Economics for a Finite Planet - Tim Jackson This book speaks mostly in broad strokes about the current economic and ecological woes that humanity faces. I was hoping for more specific prescriptions for how to fix these problems, rather than mostly generalized arguments calling for change. If you already agree with the premise that indefinite economic growth is untenable, then there a ton of substance here. Some good points are made, but I have heard more convincing arguments about the economic and ecological side of the issues ([b:Limits to Growth: The 30-Year Update|705418|Limits to Growth The 30-Year Update|Donella H. Meadows|https://d202m5krfqbpi5.cloudfront.net/books/1348889873s/705418.jpg|691700]) and have read better introductions to the social side as well ([b:The Gardens of Democracy: A New American Story of Citizenship, the Economy, and the Role of Government|13054162|The Gardens of Democracy A New American Story of Citizenship, the Economy, and the Role of Government|Eric Liu|https://d202m5krfqbpi5.cloudfront.net/books/1333580579s/13054162.jpg|18219189]).