Jason Hickel: Economic Growth Is Killing Us
Opening remarks at Doha Debates’ Capitalism debate by Jason Hickel.
Jason Hickel sees continued economic growth as a path to our downfall, pointing to ecological degradation and climate breakdown. The solution, he argues, lies in a post-capitalist economic system that focuses on scaling back industrial production and energy use instead of mindless, exponential growth. Jason is an anthropologist and author focusing on global inequality.
This video is part of the full debate: