Peter Durand

New American Dream Video: Visualizing a Plenitude Economy

In Journal on December 7, 2011 at 11:17 am

This 5-minute time-lapse video provides a vision of what a post-consumer society could look like, with people working fewer hours and pursuing re-skilling, homesteading, and small-scale enterprises that can help reduce the overall size and impact of the consumer economy.

The video is narrated by economist and bestselling author Juliet Schor, based on her book Plenitude: The New Economics of True Wealth.

Read more about Schor’s vision for a Plenitude economy on her website.

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