Robin Tennant-Wood is director of the Canberra Environment and Sustainability Resource Centre, and a visiting fellow at the Australian National University’s Fenner School of Environment and Society.

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    Cutting the global economy down to size

    For over a century, we’ve thought of work as the use of human labour and technology to transform natural resources into tradeable goods. This economic model has brought us unparalleled prosperity – and exhausted the planet’s capacity to support us.