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The Problem with Growth as the Solution

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  • Richard Anderson-Connolly
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    Does economic growth mean economic progress? The author answers emphatically "no." Progress must be measured in other ways, and by focusing on growth we've shortchanged our citizens.

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    Article provided by M.E. Sharpe, Inc. in its journal Challenge.

    Volume (Year): 49 (2006)
    Issue (Month): 1 (February)
    Pages: 90-118

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    Handle: RePEc:mes:challe:v:49:y:2006:i:1:p:90-118

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    1. Andreas Mehler & Ulf Engel & Lena Giesbert & Jenny Kuhlmann & Christian von Soest, 2008. "Structural Stability: On the Prerequisites of Nonviolent Conflict Management," GIGA Working Paper Series 75, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies.
    2. Jon D. Wisman & Kevin Capehart, 2009. "Creative Destruction, Economic Insecurity, Stress and Epidemic Obesity," Working Papers, American University, Department of Economics 2009-13 JEL classificatio, American University, Department of Economics.

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