Carbon, economic growth and unsustainability: the inevitable transition to a low carbon economy beyond GDP

Dr Philip O’Sullivan (OU) This seminar will focus on environmental economics and policy. It will present the case that, despite the recent global economic downturn and recession in the United Kingdom, the current economic policy response of expanding growth driven by fossil fuel production is actually unsustainable. Rather than being the answer to increased prosperity … Read more Carbon, economic growth and unsustainability: the inevitable transition to a low carbon economy beyond GDP