Tim Jackson

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Tim Jackson is Professor for Sustainable Development at the University of Surrey and author of "Prosperity Without Growth - Foundations for the Economy of Tomorrow" (Routledge, 2017). He is the Director of CUSP.

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Investing in the economy of tomorrow | Blog by Tim Jackson

Savings and investment represent a fundamentally prudential aspect of human behaviour. They embody a commitment to a shared future. In this blog, Tim Jackson looks at what tomorrow’s economy will be like and what role investment plays in it.

An economy that works | Blog by Tim Jackson

Prosperity isn’t just about earning more and having more, it consists in our ability to participate meaningfully in the life of society. A vital element, Tim Jackson argues, that has gone missing for ordinary people over recent decades. We must question the fundamental structures behind our economies before they will work for everyone.

Limits Revisited | Blog by Tim Jackson

To coincide with the launch of a new All Party Parliamentary Group on Limits to Growth, Tim Jackson discusses the continuing relevance of the Club of Rome’s groundbreaking report in today’s context and introduces Limits Revisited, a new review of the debate, co-written with environmental writer Robin Webster.

Towards a sustainable prosperity | Blog by Tim Jackson

In the first blog of our new series, CUSP director Prof Tim Jackson explores the nature of prosperity and the challenge of achieving sustainable prosperity, , introducing the CUSP work programme.