This blog was originally posted at Identity Campaigning.

Policies that promote "time affluence," minimize advertising's influence on consumers, and prioritize new measurements of development would help shift the world toward values that not only connect to our own wellbeing, but may also help us avert ecological catastrophe, writes Tim Kasser in State of the World 2009.

Read: "Shifting Values in Response to Climate Change" in State of the World 2009: Into a Warming World.