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Free thinking: does growth matter?

McElvoy, Anne, Dorling, Danny, Davies, Richard and Barton, Petr (2020) Free thinking: does growth matter? BBC Radio 3.

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The rate of social and technological change in the 20th century was unarguably frenetic. A key measure used by politicians, economists and journalists in that time has been GDP growth. But is Growth as a pointer still fit for purpose? And should all countries still aspire to achieve growth? Is the world on a longer-term slowdown? Would that be a bad thing? And as the shock of coronavirus echoes through communities and economies around the world, will our conceptions of value and cost be redefined?

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Additional Information: © 2020 BBC
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
Date Deposited: 07 May 2020 12:54
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 21:26

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