Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered
Harper Collins, Oct 19, 2010 - 352 páginas
Small Is Beautiful is Oxford-trained economist E. F. Schumacher’s classic call for the end of excessive consumption. Schumacher inspired such movements as “Buy Locally” and “Fair Trade,” while voicing strong opposition to “casino capitalism” and wasteful corporate behemoths. Named one of the Times Literary Supplement’s 100 Most Influential Books Since World War II, Small Is Beautiful presents eminently logical arguments for building our economies around the needs of communities, not corporations.
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Review: Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People MatteredCrítica de los usuarios - Jan - Goodreads
Written in 1973, this classic speaks to today's emerging economic trends like buying local, anti-materialism and the economics of human well being (Gross National Happiness). The United Nation's held a recent forum on happiness economics. Brilliant. Leer comentario completo
Review: Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People MatteredCrítica de los usuarios - Larsenross - Goodreads
Very readable. The book is a study of economics from many perspectives. I have bought more than one copy. I gave a copy to my daughter. I have re-read parts of the book. The author is critical of our current method of agriculture production. Leer comentario completo
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Two Million Villages
The Problem of Unemployment in India
A Machine to Foretell the Future?
Towards a Theory of LargeScale
New Patterns of Ownership
Resources for Industry
Nuclear EnergySalvation or Damnation?
Technology with a Human Face
Notes and Acknowledgments