This report is dedicated to the memory of Donella
H. “Dana” Meadows (1941-2001), lead author of
TheLimits to Growth
and a pioneering thinker in the area of sustainable development and ecological economics.
Dana, throughout her life, managed not only to
communicate a different way of thinking about
economic growth and well-being, but also to
demonstrate how to live a happy and satisfying lifeas well.