Professor Al Bartlett on exponential growth, the population taboo, and China's one child policy at the 2009 ASPO-USA conference on peak oil - page 2
The following videos are from a panel discussion with Professor Al Bartlett and former Colorado Governor Dick Lamm at the October 2009 ASPO-USA Denver, Colorado symposium on peak oil.
Al Bartlett on support of his exponential growth presentation
Prof. Al Bartlett discusses his famous exponential growth presentation and how it was received.
Al Bartlett on economic growth and smart growth
Prof. Al Bartlett discusses economic growth and points out that "smart growth" is unsustainable.
Al Bartlett on the growth taboo
Prof. Al Bartlett discusses the taboo against talking about the negative impacts growth. Growth never pays for itself.
Al Bartlett on China's one child population policy
Prof. Al Bartlett discusses China's one child population policy and how effective it has been in reducing population growth in China.
Videos reproduced with permission of ASPO-USA.