8.2.2 Irrational
Belief that man can always find a way out of any difficulties either political, scientific or technological
Acceptance that pro-growth goals define the rationality of project appraisal and policy formulation
Optimism about the ability of man to improve the lot of the world's people
Faith that scientific and technological expertise provides the basic foundation for advice on matters pertaining to economic growth, public health and safety
Suspicion of attempts to widen basis for participation and lengthy discussion in project appraisal and policy review
Belief that all impediments can be overcome given a will, ingenuity and sufficient resources arising out of growth