Economy Overview

The relationship between our economy and our environment covers a broad and fundamentally important range of questions: how do we value natural resources? What kinds of economic policies encourage sustainable development? When do markets manage the environment efficiently and when do they fail? As natural limits loom nearer, these questions only grow in relevance.

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Stella Schons
PhD in Natural Resources and Development Economics at Virginia Tech University
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Anthony Clark
Senior Manager, Commercial & Industrial Programs at Connecticut Green Bank
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Sustainable Farmland Investment Strategies
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Financing Electric Vehicle Markets in New York and Other States
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Coalition for Green Capital Consulting Projects
Finance & Markets
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Can Business Change the Game on Climate Change?
When the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change meets in Paris in December, business leaders will be part
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Financier/Climate Hawk Bob Litterman back to judge Low-Carbon Case Competition
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More Business, Less Poverty: The shared value revolution
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Upcoming Events

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Sustainability Metrics Monthly Seminar: Rebecca O'Neill, SustainAbility
Apr 04, 2017
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On campus
Supporting EV Commercialization with Rebates
Apr 20, 2017
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Recent Events

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To B or not to B: A Guide to B Corps Certification
Mar 29, 2017
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Bright Lights, Green Sights: Mark Tilsen, Native American Natural Foods
Mar 28, 2017
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