It warns against magical thinking that the economy is going to return to rapid growth.
It is especially important for places like post industrial Rhode Island as the trends are furthest along here.
To me that means we need to think about development in new ways, mostly in terms of resilience and justice.
I would appreciate your thoughts on this, but would appreciate even more if you added the issues raised here to your agenda rather than simply insisting the growth will return if we improve the business climate.
The world has changed our responses must take into account new realities.