Economics

Deep thought - July 9

Staff, Energy Bulletin

World at Gunpoint - Or, what's wrong with the simplicity movement
The Malthusian insult
New book looks at economic devastation in an Iowa meat-packing town

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Peak oil notes - July 9

Tom Whipple, ASPO-USA

A weekly round-up including:
- Prices and production
- Reining in Speculation

archived July 9, 2009
	

The wealth of nature

John Michael Greer, The Archdruid Report

The Archdruid continues his survey of ecological economics with a look at the economic role of natural processes. If, as studies suggest, three-fourths of all economic value in the world today is produced by nature rather than human labor, is it time to start treating nature as the primary economy, and human economic activity as a secondary economy dependent on it?

archived July 9, 2009
	

MuseLetter 206 - June 2009 (French translation)

Richard Heinberg, Energy Bulletin

Ce mois-ci, la Museletter réunit deux articles qui partagent un thème commun : l’Humanité est-elle capable de réaliser les changements nécessaires au sauvetage de la planète et par la même occasion à son propre sauvetage ?

archived July 8, 2009
	

Bikes and traffic - July 8

Staff, Energy Bulletin

How driving a car into Manhattan costs $160
Bicycle Production Reaches 130 Million Units
Bike Among the Ruins

archived July 8, 2009
	

Climate action & inaction - July 8

Staff, Energy Bulletin

New Climate Strategy: Track the World's Wealthiest
Gore: Deal on Emissions from Land Useage Change Critical
Gavin Schmidt: a climatologist trying to give out the right signals amid the noise
India Says Developed Nations Are Responsible for Climate Change
How the US Is Blocking Progress on Climate Change

archived July 8, 2009
	

United States - July 8

Staff, Energy Bulletin

In Mother Russia, She's 1st Lady of Gardening
Why Jimmy Carter's Malaise Speech Is More Relevant than Ever
The Film Big Coal Does Not Want You to See

archived July 8, 2009
	

Peak oil, prices, and supplies - July 8

Staff, Energy Bulletin

The Fed and peak oil
Swings in Price of Oil Hobble Forecasting
The Wealthy World at its 'oil break point'

archived July 8, 2009
	

Web & media - July 7

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Chat with a peak oil screenwriter
Two pop thinkers and their fight about zero
Former oil analyst Lundberg on Exxon's continuing to fund climate skeptics

archived July 7, 2009
	

Solutions & sustainability - July 7

Staff, Energy Bulletin

California’s green dream
Reframing Recession Fears to Conscious Consumerism
Costa Rica is World's Greenest, Happiest Country

archived July 7, 2009