'Enough is Enough' book launch
All are invited to the launch of Enough Is Enough: Building a Sustainable Economy in a World of Finite Resources, a new book co-authored by Dan O’Neill (School of Earth & Environment) and Rob Dietz.
At this exciting event, lecturer in ecological economics, Dan ONeill, will explain why current economic policies are failing, and how we can make the transition to an economy that works for people and the planet.
The launch will take place:
On: Thursday 24 January
In: Rupert Beckett Lecture Theatre, Michael Sadler Building
A wine reception and book signing will follow.
The event is free, but places are limited so please register online in advance. The first 50 people to register will be entered into a draw to win a free copy of the book.
About the book
Were overusing the earths finite resources, and yet excessive consumption is failing to improve our lives. In Enough Is Enough, Rob Dietz and Dan ONeill lay out a visionary but realistic alternative to the perpetual pursuit of economic growthan economy where the goal is enough, not more. They explore specific strategies to conserve natural resources, stabilize population, reduce inequality, fix the financial system, create jobs, and moreall with the aim of maximizing long-term well-being instead of short-term profits. Filled with fresh ideas and surprising optimism, Enough Is Enough is the primer for achieving genuine prosperity and a hopeful future for all. Find out more about the book online.Posted in: University news