The planet’s got 99 problems, but exponential growth isn’t one

If Christmas is (alas) a time for a materialist blowout, January is often a time for rueful reflection. Should we really have bought all that soon-to-be-landfill for each other? The answer, as I have written a dozen times, is . . . probably not. Thankfully, people have stopped sending me emails declaring that economists don’t understand Christmas. Now they … Read more