Industrialized Cyclist Notepad

Economic growth after cheap oil?

Economic growth: it’s not dead yet | Colin McInnes | spiked.

In this bit McInnes argues that economic growth can continue after Peak Oil — citing as evidence all the wonderful engineering which occurred in the cheap oil era and which depended on cheap oil for its existence. I find his argument less persuasive and more simplistic than the ‘doomer’ arguments he is criticizing.


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