Show an ad over header. AMP

I am the second

How stalling growth hurts the planet

Some environmentalists and economists are pushing for "degrowth" — stabilizing or even shrinking the economy — to avert environmental catastrophe.

The big picture: Degrowthism may seem like the only reasonable response to the climate challenges we face, but the experience of enforced economic shrinking during the pandemic indicates the pain would outweigh the benefits — especially for the world's poorest.

Keep reading... Show less

Related Articles

Insights

mail-copy

Get Goodhumans in your inbox

Most Read

More Stories