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Why changing the system has dangers

Friday 7 Dec 12 10:00am

Reforming the fiscal system with moves like abolishing quarterly reporting could do more environmental damage than good, says a leading New Zealand economist.

The Club of Rome has released a report calling for a “circular economy” that decouples wealth and welfare from resource consumption.

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