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CRASH COURSE, THE: THE UNSUSTAINABLE FUTURE OF OUR ECONOMY, ENERGY, AND ENVIRONMENT

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CRASH COURSE, THE: THE UNSUSTAINABLE FUTURE OF OUR ECONOMY, ENERGY, AND ENVIRONMENT

CRASH COURSE, THE: THE UNSUSTAINABLE FUTURE OF OUR ECONOMY, ENERGY, AND ENVIRONMENT

 MARTENSON, CHRIS

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Synopsis: CRASH COURSE, THE: THE UNSUSTAINABLE FUTURE OF OUR ECONOMY, ENERGY, AND ENVIRONMENT

The next twenty years will be completely unlike the last twenty years. The world is in economic crisis, and there are no easy fixes to our predicament. Unsustainable trends in the economy, energy, and the environment have finally caught up with us and are converging on a very narrow window of time-the "Twenty-Teens." The Crash Course presents our predicament and illuminates the path ahead, so you can face the coming disruptions and thrive--without fearing the future or retreating into denial. In this book you will find solid facts and grounded reasoning presented in a calm, positive, non-partisan manner. Our money system places impossible demands upon a finite world. Exponentially rising levels of debt, based on assumptions of future economic growth to fund repayment, will shudder to a halt and then reverse. Unfortunately, our financial system does not operate in reverse. The consequences of massive deleveraging will be severe. Oil is essential for economic growth. The reality of dwindling oil supplies is now internationally recognized, yet virtually no developed nations have a Plan B. The economic risks to individuals, companies, and countries are varied and enormous. Best-case, living standards will drop steadily worldwide. Worst-case, systemic financial crises will toss the world into jarring chaos. This book is written for those who are motivated to learn about the root causes of our predicaments, protect themselves and their families, mitigate risks as much as possible, and control what effects they can. With challenge comes opportunity, and The Crash Course offers a positive vision for how to reshape our lives to be more balanced, resilient, and sustainable.

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ISBN 9780470927649
Weight 0.521
Publisher JOHN WILEY & SONS SINGAPORE PTE. LED.
Book Size (cm.) 163x228x29
Language English
Number of Pages 317

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The next twenty years will be completely unlike the last twenty years. The world is in economic crisis, and there are no easy fixes to our predicament. Unsustainable trends in the economy, energy, and the environment have finally caught up with us and are converging on a very narrow window of time-the "Twenty-Teens." The Crash Course presents our predicament and illuminates the path ahead, so you can face the coming disruptions and thrive--without fearing the future or retreating into denial. In this book you will view all

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