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Papers with keyword "intra-generational equity"

The Flawed Paradigms of Economics and Sustainable Development

The sustainable development paradigm has failed. Ecological overshoot is accelerating and breaching the intergenerational equity criterion which requires humanity to live within safe planetary ecological limits. The equity gap between rich and poor also continues to grow wider breaching the intra-generational equity criterion. This paper argues that the failure of the sustainable development paradigm is … Continue reading »