Bridges to the Future

Is there life after the growth imperative?

Episode Summary

Is relentless economic growth the best way to measure human progress? Economist Tim Jackson dares us to imagine a world beyond capitalism.

Episode Notes

Global crises cause big changes and reveal deep structural weaknesses.  

In this special interview series from the RSA its chief executive, Matthew Taylor, puts a range of practitioners on the spot - from scholars to business leaders, politicians to journalists - by asking for one big idea to help build effective bridges to our new future.

Tim Jackson is an ecological economist and writer. Since 2016 he has been  Director of the Centre for the Understanding of Sustainable Prosperity (CUSP). His new book is Post Growth - Life After Capitalism

A Tempo & Talker production for the RSA.  

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