1. Don’t Shout at the Telly: Ferraris for All


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    Leading this refreshing on the sofa discussion Daniel Ben Ami author of ‘Ferraris for All’, explains ‘growth scepticism’. Young volunteers grappling with growth raise a wide range of questions from…

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    • The Dark Side of Bangladesh's Shrimp Boom


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      Shrimp farming in Bangladesh is booming. But not everyone is happy about it. Locals living near the shrimp farms claim saltwater has invaded and ruined their once fertile farmland. Now, community…

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      • Ferraris For All


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        In this report economist and journalist Daniel Ben Ami, discusses what he calls “Caveman Equality.” He reminds us that in the Stone Age we were “all pretty equal …and dirt poor”. This caveman logic…

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        • Hooked on Growth: Our Misguided Quest for Prosperity


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          Trailer for a feature-length documentary exploring the superstitions and addictions we must leave behind to become a sustainable civilization. In production now, this non-profit project examines…

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          • [ Peter Victor // Ecological Economics]


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            Dr. Peter Victor of the Faculty of Environmental Studies at York University speaks with us about the history and development of economic growth as the primary policy directive of the last few decades.

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            • Journey to the Commodity Frontiers/Viaje a las Fronteras de Extracción


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              As the economy expands, ever greater quantities of materials and energy need to be extracted and then disposed of - these processes often take place far away from the points of consumption. Economic…

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              • Freedom and Growth


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                • Bill Schmidt: 2008 Applied Brilliance Conference


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                  Bill Schmidt carries the title of University Distinguished Professor at Michigan State University and is currently co director of the Education Policy Center, co director of the US China Center for…

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                  • Political Science 120 Final Project


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                    • 25x'25: Mission Achievable


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                      "25x'25" is a rallying cry for renewable energy and a goal for America -- to get 25 percent of our energy from renewable resources like wind, solar, and biofuels by the year 2025. To learn more, please…

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