Plenitude: The New Economics of True Wealth by Juliet B. Schor
Published By: New York: Penguin Press ISBN: 978-1-59420-254-4 Date of Publication: 2010
Book Review Detail
William Milberg of New School for Social Research
Review DOI: 10.1257/jel.49.4.1230.r30 Review Pages: 1314-17
Book Review Abstract
William Milberg of New School for Social Research reviews "Plenitude: The New Economics of True Wealth" by Juliet B. Schor. The EconLit abstract of the reviewed work begins, "Considers how people can transition from global ecological and economic crisis to a richer and more creative life by shifting to new sources of wealth, green technologies, and different ways of living. Discusses the move from consumer boom to consumer bust; economics confronting the earth; living rich on a troubled planet; and the economics of plenitude. Schor is Professor of Sociology at Boston College. Index."