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Local Is Our Future: Steps to an Economics of Happiness
From disappearing livelihoods to financial instability, from climate chaos to an epidemic of depression, we face crises on a number of seemingly unrelated fronts. This well-referenced book traces the common roots of these problems in a globalized economy that is incompatible with life on a finite planet. But Local is Our Future does more than just describe the problem: it ...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published May 17th 2019 by Local Futures
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More and more often you hear or read about the despair there is in the world, for our planet and the future of humankind. So many fictional movies and books depict the future as a bleak and barely habitable world and they are becoming true. Newsworthy this year for me: people choosing not to have children both out of fear of what the world may be like for them and also so as not to add to the high, polluting population. It need not be that way. People should be able to feel happy about having ...more