[Articles and opinion pieces published in this blog do not
necessarily reflect the polices and opinions of the organizers
of the International Conference on Degrowth in the Americas.
They are posted here to stimulate discussion and debate on
issues relevant to degrowth.]
You may well be asking yourself: what is this de-growth thing? How does it relate to me? There is a good chance you are already part of the de-growth movement. Overall, by definition, de-growth applies to a societal concept, whereas downshifting is the practical application of de-growth principles.