A frightening ignorance of macro-economic realities in the Voc. Ed & Training System

sustainability

There is a frightening ignorance of macro-economic realities and an over-reliance of micro-economics in the VET System.

Not everyone ascribes to the winner takes all philosophy.

Germany, for example, has taken a much more circumspect approach. Over the last 25 years, the social market economy has offered a genuine alternative to the Anglo-centric infatuation with liberalisation.

Reunification provided Germany with a real-life experiment in the balancing of social and economic goals; and Enquete Commission’s study on growth, prosperity and quality of life  betrays a genuine desire to engage in alternative visions of social progress.

Enquete-Commission “Growth, Prosperity and Quality of Life”

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