Cutting the Global Economy Down to Size

December 2011
World Future Review (World Future Society);Winter2011, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p70
Academic Journal
An interview with writer Paul Gilding is presented. When asked on his anticipation on the return of stability when the peak of ecological crisis was reached, he states that it depends on how people will act to get rid of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. He mentions that the global crisis needs a global response to control emissions. He believes that people are already near in realizing the ecological crisis.


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