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Les limites environnementales à la croissance en macroéconomie


  • Jean-François Fagnart
  • Marc Germain


We survey the issue of environmental limits to growth in macroeconomic theory. We first analyse to what extent economic growth may be constrained in a world with finite natural resources. We next cover the topic of growth-induced environmental degradation. For both themes, we present the developments of neoclassical growth theory and study how they are questioned by the arguments of ecological economists.

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  • Jean-François Fagnart & Marc Germain, 2012. "Les limites environnementales à la croissance en macroéconomie," Reflets et perspectives de la vie économique, De Boeck Université, vol. 0(4), pages 25-46.
  • Handle: RePEc:cai:rpvedb:rpve_514_0025

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