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PSU professors co-author U.N. report on happiness
PSU professors co-author U.N. report on happiness

Report: Building a Sustainable and Desirable Economy-in-Society-and-Nature

By Robert Costanza, Gar Alperovitz, Herman E. Daly, Joshua Farley, Carol Franco, Tim Jackson, Ida Kubiszewski, Juliet Schor, and Peter Victor

Recognizing that the economy cannot grow forever on this finite plantet, this report  discusses the need to focus more directly on the goal of sustainable human well-being rather than merely GDP growth. It is a synthesis of ideas about what a new economy-in-society-in-nature could look like, and how we might get there. The authors prepared the reportfor the United Nations Sustainable Development in the 21st Century (SD21) project, with support from the European Union.

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