From growing to growing up

“How do we grow the economy?” is an obsolete question says David Korten, a man who used to be a “young very conservative Republican”.

The relevant questions to ask now he continues are: How do we rebuild the strength and power of living communities? How do we create a culture of mutual caring and responsibility? How do we assure that the legal rights of people and communities take priority over those of corporations?

Read more about why the economy should stop growing and just grow up here.

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