- But how organizations would look like in a different paradigm, in a system that is not based on and doesn’t not rely on endless growth?
- Under which conditions STI without growth would be able to flourish?
- What levels of technological complexity can we reach in a non-growing economy?
- What policies, infrastructures and organizational forms are needed or are more likely to facilitate this new paradigm of STI?
“Prospering without growth: Science, Technology and Innovation in a post-growth era” is a project funded by the ERC Starting Grant 2020. The project started in February 2021 and it’s hosted by the University of Vigo and the Galician Innovation Agency (GAIN). 947713 Grant Agreement. Budget 1,424,375.00 €
“Today a lack of realism no longer consists in advocating greater well-being through the inversion of growth and the subversion of the prevailing way of life. Lack of realism consists in imagining that economic growth can still bring about increased human welfare, and indeed that it is still physically possible.”