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WISE WORDS: It's not all about economic growth

Thursday 26 Oct 17 10:00am

Economic growth must take its place, says Wise Group


The Productivity Commission is being told not to let economic growth rule its investigation into cutting New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions.

Sir Alan Mark
“We argue that pathways that conceive of a world without growth, or with limited growth, must be seriously considered,” says a group of eminent New Zealanders in a submission to the commission.

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