The Post-Growth Challenge Secular Stagnation, Inequality and the Limits to Growth

Tags: sustainable development | Sustainable Prosperity | growth | Post-Growth | New Economics | Ecological Economics | Green Growth | Limits to Growth | Low Growth | Secular Stagnation


Sluggish recovery in the wake of the financial crisis has revived discussion of a ‘secular stagnation’. These conditions have been blamed for rising inequality and political instability. Tim Jackson contests this view, pointing instead to a steadfast refusal to address the ‘post-growth challenge’.