To day or not today #135. Productivity of companies and government must increase considerably in order to maintain our prosperity. The desirability of growth is increasingly questioned. Does more prosperity makes us happier? Aren’t we outgrowing the earth? Growth is not an end by itself. But that doesn't make growth yet superfluous.
Source: Het Financieele Dagblad, Saturday13 September 2014. Essay by Frans Blom, Jan Willem Maas and Thomas Steffens are connected to the Boston Consulting Group.