[W]e ought to build a slower economy. [...] It would require buyers, for example, to hold stock for, say, 6 months before they could sell.Although Orr is very worried about the upcoming end of the world, this is the only specific proposal he offers in order to avert it - at least in this article. He says nothing, for example, about the possibility of requiring lovers to remain together for, say, six years before they can break up.
April 21, 2009
Conservation Biology and financial reform
Conservation Biology, a journal officially devoted to "the study and preservation of species and habitats," has opened its pages to finance reform proposals. David W. Orr writes (in his article Shelf life):