Kent Klitgaard

Kent Klitgaard

Kent Klitgaard is a Professor of Economics at Wells College in Aurora, New York, where his courses include ecological economics, political economy, globalization, and energy and the economy.  He is co-author of Energy and the Wealth of Nations.



Tellus Publications (Selected)


The Struggle for Meaningful Work

Kent Klitgaard

Capitalism has degraded both the environment and the conditions of human labor. To achieve meaningful work for all on our finite planet, we should heed the lessons of craft and care work and acknowledge their importance to sustenance and meaning.