Richard Douthwaite is an economist and writer with a special interest in climate and energy issues and local economic development. He is co-founder of Feasta (the Foundation for the Economics of Sustainability) an Irish based economic, social and environmental think tank. We discuss the essays in his latest book Fleeing Vesuvius.

Here is the lineup of guests on BRAINSTORMIN’ with Billy the Brain for Thursday, June 9, 2011. Listen at or on AM 1400 in Ventura at 10 o’clock am Pacific time.