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Why Back to ‘Business as Usual’ Just Won’t Do

 by Julie Hanus


Tags: Julie Hanus, bullshit economy, smarter money, health and wellness, modern virtues, Juliet Schor, The Nation,

The Nation May 24Economist and author Juliet Schor, a professor of sociology at Boston College, is out to “plant a stake in the heart of the Business-as-Usual economy and its bankrupt politics.” Dig into a taste of Schor’s compelling thinking, adapted from her recently published book Plenitude, in this week’s issue of The Nation.

Source: The Nation