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The BRICS of collapse? Why emerging economies need a different development model

The BRICS of collapse? Why emerging economies need a different development model | The Great Transition | Scoop.it

They have pursued GDP growth with little or no investment in human, social and natural capital. This does not bode well for the future of the world economy.

Willy De Backer's insight:

summary of an excellent report by Demos and others which can be found here: http://www.demos.org/sites/default/files/publications/BRICS.pdf

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Rise of the TIMBIs

Rise of the TIMBIs | The Great Transition | Scoop.it

"Forget the BRICs. The real economies that will shake up the world over the next few decades need a new acronym."

 

How Turkey, India, Mexico, Brazil, and Indonesia will be the next economic superstars. Very interesting article in Foreign Policy.

 

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BRICS Call for Accelerating Growth and Sustainable Development

BRICS Call for Accelerating Growth and Sustainable Development | The Great Transition | Scoop.it
Leaders from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) issued the New Delhi Declaration on Partnership for Global Stability, Security and Prosperity, which calls for accelerating growth and sustainable development, food and energy...

 

Little hope for the future: BRICS are as stupid as former economic superpowers with a fundamentalist belief in accelerated growth and lots of praying for sustainability.

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