Tuesday, 3 November 2009

The new green economics!

Industrial-growth-economics has hit the buffers. The new economics is green; its official title within the discipline is 'ecological economics'.
Obviously, don't just take my word for it. See e.g.
http://www.paecon.net/PAEReview/ecologicaleconomics/Costanza20.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herman_Daly
http://www.gaianeconomics.org/schmarket.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ecological_economics
http://www.clubofrome.org/docs/limits.rtf
www.mnforsustain.org/meadows_limits_to_growth_30_year_update_2004.htm
It is ideas such as these that underlie Green Party economic policies. I helped draft the Green Party's manifesto for the European Elections, for example:
http://www.greenparty.org.uk/assets/files/EU_Manifesto_2009.pdf These proposals were carefully costed, and would work. In the longer term, what will also help balance the books are things like the introduction of eco-taxes, of a windfall tax on fossil fuel companies (
http://rupertsread.blogspot.com/2008/09/wot-no-windfall-tax.html ), and so on.
Green ecological economics - it's the future!

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Blogger marry said...

Blogs are so informative where we get lots of information on any topic. Nice job keep it up!!
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Industrial-growth-economics has hit the buffers. The new economics is green; its official title within the discipline is 'ecological economics'.
Obviously, don't just take my word for it. See e.g.
http://www.paecon.net/PAEReview/ecologicaleconomics/Costanza20.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herman_Daly
http://www.gaianeconomics.org/schmarket.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ecological_economics
http://www.clubofrome.org/docs/limits.rtf
www.mnforsustain.org/meadows_limits_to_growth_30_year_update_2004.htm
It is ideas such as these that underlie Green Party economic policies. I helped draft the Green Party's manifesto for the European Elections, for example:
http://www.greenparty.org.uk/assets/files/EU_Manifesto_2009.pdf These proposals were carefully costed, and would work. In the longer term, what will also help balance the books are things like the introduction of eco-taxes, of a windfall tax on fossil fuel companies (
http://rupertsread.blogspot.com/2008/09/wot-no-windfall-tax.html ), and so on.
Green ecological economics - it's the future!
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