A Cybernetic Approach to Economics
This Article by Robert Hoffman was published in Cybernetics and Human Knowing, Vol. 17, no. 4, pp 89-97. An earlier version of this paper was pesented at the Workshop on Modelling and Scenarios, October 28, 2010, at the Annual Assembly of the Club of Rome, Winterthur, Switzerland.

CACOR’s eJournal
Watershed is Volume No. 1, Issue 1 of the Canadian Association for the Club of Rome’s eJournal. It comprises six articles on aspects of the global and Canadian sweet water situation. It is hoped that these articles will help to foster an informed dialogue on sweet water conservation and management in Canada and the world.




Mary Patricia
Albert Jonathan
Ronald Donald
John Carter

Book Review


CACOR members and visitors to the CACOR site are invited to write reviews, long or short, of books, new or old, that are relavant for the CACOR mandate and to comment on reviews. Please submit reviews and comments to the CACOR book review editor by email at


Book Review of The Limits to Growth Revisited by Ugo Bardi and reviewed by Robert Hoffman.

Book Review of The Enigma of Capital and the Crises of Capitalism by David Harvey and reviewed by Robert Hoffman.

Book Review of The Climate Files: The Battle for the Truth about Global Warming by Fred Pearce and reviewed by Robert Hoffman.

Book Review of Collective Intelligence edited by Mark Tovey and reviewed by Fred Thompson

Book Review of Managing Without Growth – Slower by design, not disaster by Peter A. Victor and reviewed by Fred Thompson.

Book Review of Prosperity Without Growth: Economics for a Finite Planet by Tim Jackson and reviewed by Robert Hoffman.