Will the economy grow forever?

If economic growth is the increase in the total production of goods and services within an economy, i.e a real percentage increase in GDP – will this growth last forever? After all, we do live in a world with finite resources. More importantly, is this time nearing? How far away are we from reaching the maximum potential of world GDP? Will we always find more efficient methods, or find new renewable sources of basic necessities? 

https://medium.com/mother-jones/319be3f02a36

http://www.forbes.com/sites/learnvest/2013/02/15/why-i-think-the-economy-cant-grow-forever/

http://physics.ucsd.edu/do-the-math/2011/07/can-economic-growth-last/

http://ourfiniteworld.com/2012/04/26/can-we-expect-the-economy-to-keep-growing/

Krish

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