Stability without Growth: Keynes in an Age of Climate Breakdown

Stability without Growth: Keynes in an Age of Climate Breakdown

For two hundred years, capitalism has depended on extraction from nature and human bodies. It has always needed an “outside,” external to itself, from which it can plunder some kind of original value, for free, without an equivalent return. That’s what fuels growth. So what happens when capital is no longer allowed to plunder nature? Where will it turn to next, in its hunger for growth? What new forms of exploitation will it devise? 


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