Gregory G. H. Rihn (milwaukeesfs) wrote,
Gregory G. H. Rihn
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Gloom & Doom Dept. Part 2: It's Not Just Me--

Next Great Depression? MIT researchers predict ‘global economic collapse’ by 2030

'A new study from researchers at Jay W. Forrester's institute at MIT says that the world could suffer from "global economic collapse" and "precipitous population decline" if people continue to consume the world's resources at the current pace.

Smithsonian Magazine writes that Australian physicist Graham Turner says "the world is on track for disaster" and that current evidence coincides with a famous, and in some quarters, infamous, academic report from 1972 entitled, "The Limits to Growth." '


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