Post Tagged with: "Economy"

The Crash Course: The Unsustainable Future Of Our Economy, Energy, And Environment

The Crash Course: The Unsustainable Future Of Our Economy, Energy, And Environment

Chris Martenson
The next twenty years will be completely unlike the last twenty years. The world is in economic crisis, and there are no easy fixes to our predicament. Unsustainable trends in the economy, energy, and the environment have finally caught up [...]

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Reinventing Fire: Bold Business Solutions for the New Energy Era

Reinventing Fire: Bold Business Solutions for the New Energy Era

by Amory Lovins, Marvin Odum and John W. Rowe Chelsea Green Publishing; 1st edition (October 15, 2011) Amazon.com Book Description: Imagine fuel without fear. No climate change. No oil spills, no dead coalminers, no dirty air, no devastated lands, no lost wildlife. No energy poverty. No oil-fed wars, tyrannies, or terrorists. No leaking nuclear wastes [...]

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Powering the Future: A Scientist’s Guide to Energy Independence

Powering the Future: A Scientist’s Guide to Energy Independence

Daniel B. Botkin
Dr. Daniel B. Botkin objectively assesses the true prospects, limitations, costs, risks, dangers, and tradeoffs associated with every leading and emerging source of energy, including oil, natural gas, coal, hydroelectric, nuclear, wind, solar, ocean power, and biofuels.

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Mismeasuring Our Lives: Why GDP Doesn’t Add Up

Mismeasuring Our Lives: Why GDP Doesn’t Add Up

Joseph E. Stiglitz, Amartya Sen and Jean-Paul Fitoussi
Mismeasuring Our Lives has pressing relevance for anyone engaged in assessing how and whether our economy is serving the needs of our society. The authors offer a sweeping assessment of the limits of GDP as a measurement of the well-being of societies [...]

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