About this book
A compelling case against continued economic growth in developed nations, providing a credible vision of how human society can flourish within the ecological limits of a finite planet. 'A new movement seems to be emerging, and this superbly written book should be the first stop for anyone wanting a manifesto' "Guardian"
Is more economic growth the solution? Will it deliver prosperity and well-being for a global population projected to reach nine billion? In this book, the author - a top sustainability adviser to the UK government - makes a compelling case against continued economic growth in developed nations.