Ernst Ulrich von Weizsäcker

Ernst Ulrich von Weizsäcker (born June 25, 1939 in Zürich, Switzerland) is a German scientist and politician. He is son of the physicist Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker and nephew of the former German President Richard von Weizsäcker. He wrote the books Factor Four: Doubling Wealth, Halving Resource Use (1995), its followup, Factor 5 (2009) and Limits to Privatization. He was founder and president (1991–2000) of the Wuppertal Institute and member of the Club of Rome since 2001.

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