Untangling the Confusion Behind the “Growth Must End” Narrative

  • Demonstrate that they understand exactly what problems were solved with the creation and implementation of capitalism.
  • Propose an alternative that solves both the original problems that capitalism successfully solved, encourages growth (or “development”, to use Daly’s terminology) in the areas where we want growth (eg, knowledge, science, education, freedom, medical cures, nourishment for the human spirit), and doesn’t have any (or has fewer) of the negative byproducts of capitalism.

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