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People believe you need growth, but you don't and there are major problems with it.

I just read and recommend The Growth Delusion https://www.amazon.com/Growth-Delusion-Poverty-Well-Being-Na..., which talked about problems with growth and alternatives to its most common measure, GDP.

since it's paid content. Does the book also talk about why people believe in it? Because that it's an illusion is not something I would need to be convinced about. I have more problems following the imperative that there always needs to be an unsustainable amount of growth and why people happily sacrifice stable huge profits just to fake a little more growth.

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