Richard Douthwaite obituary | Transition Culture | Scoop.it
Richard Douthwaite had exceptional energy and a bent for lateral thinking

 

Richard Douthwaite, who has died of cancer aged 69, made a significant contribution to modern economic thought. His work covered sustainability, debt, monetary systems and self-sufficient local economies, with the aim of repairing what he saw as dangerous worldwide errors in energy policy and tackling climate change.