The Goldilocks question: How much economic growth is just right?

Originally posted on simplicitycollective.com

Global economic growth is slowing, with the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development now forecasting the world economy will expand by three percent in 2016 – the slowest pace in five years. But how much growth is optimal?

Dr. Samuel Alexander, a Community Solutions fellow, debates the merits of economic growth on ABC’s Radio National, with several leading Australian economists. Listen to the debate here.