Thursday, March 26, 2009

Toward a New Sustainable Economy | CommonDreams.org

Toward a New Sustainable Economy

"The current financial meltdown is the result of under-regulated markets built on an ideology of free market capitalism and unlimited economic growth. The fundamental problem is that the underlying assumptions of this ideology are not consistent with what we now know about the real state of the world."

In this article on Common Dreams, Robert Costanza has it right:

Economic growth is the problem, not the solution!