Is This the End of Economics?Wednesday 2 November 2011
Caroline Lucas MP, Professor Victoria Chick and writer and journalist Madeline Bunting revisit EF Schumacher's influential book Small is Beautiful to question the end of economics.
Mainstream economics has sought to explain everything in terms of individualism and self-interest. As the impact of the biggest financial crisis in living memory reverberates around the globe, are we living through the death of this paradigm? And if so, what might replace it?
Chaired by Andrew Simms, fellow of new (the new economics foundation).
In association with nef and The Great Transition