Financial incentives that account for natural capital and ecosystem services are needed to balance the ecological books and drive a regenerative economy.
hile industry lobbyists, environmental advocates, Congress, and the Obama Administration thrust and parry, the important question to ask is this: Are businesses, local governments, and citizens being incentivized to act sustainably? The answer varies of course, but here are two examples of trends that are quietly shaping the sustainability landscape through economic incentives.
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