Resources to better understand sustainable prosperity.


Fioramonti L. (2017) The World After GDP. Cambridge: Polity Press.

Gabrys J. (2016) Program Earth: Environmental Sensing Technology and the Making of a Computational Planet. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.

Jackson T. (2016) Prosperity without Growth: Economics for a Finite Planet (revised edition). London: Routledge.

Jacobs M. & Mazzucato M. (eds.) 2016. Rethinking Capitalism: Economics and Policy for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell

Piketty T. (2014) Capital in the Twenty-First Century. Cambridge Massachusetts: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press.

Raworth, K. (2017) Doughnut Economics: Seven Ways to Think Like a 21st Century Economist. London: Cornerstone.

Stiglitz J.E, Amartya S., and J.P. Fitoussi, eds (2010). Mismeasuring Our Lives: Why GDP Doesn’t Add Up. New York: New Press.

Toulmin C. (2009) Climate Change in Africa. London: Zed Books.

Prosperity indices

Legatum Prosperity Index

Social Progress Index