Ecological Macroeconomics

June 8, 2012

Ecological economics has not paid sufficient attention to macroeconomic theory and modelling.

Yet, key topics debated in the field of ecological economics such as sustainable consumption and degrowth, require macro perspective.  In this paper, the authors offer a framework for "ecological macroeconomics," providing more wholistic grounds for policy on issues such as climate change.

Authors: Armon Rezai, Lance Taylor, and Reinhard Mechler
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