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Consuming the future: a wide angled perspective

This was written at the end of August 2007; how far have we progressed? Even as I have just written about sustainable design and ecodesign, I find myself pondering the larger issues at stake. I didn’t set out to go green and I’m not wholly sure what my outlook is on this topic as yet. […]

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The bottomline

Yesterday’s deep dive into emerging markets  led to the realization that the drivers behind current day imperatives to measure and value the emerging global middle class were primarily economic. Who will replace the faltering American consumer? The assumption that none of these articles and research papers seem to question is that of consumption as the […]

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