At some point, you have to wonder….will nature’s so-called ecosystem services ever get the full recognition they so greatly deserve? After all, without nature, we’d have no oxygen and no clean water. Pretty much the end of humanity, no matter how great our technology.
If nature had a CEO, who would it be, and what would their strategy be? If they could lobby congress with unlimited funds as a result of Citizens United
, what policies would they push for?
In this article by our friends at CleanTechnica, Nathan ponders these and other world-shifting questions. Enjoy!
Even though nature provides the resources that power the global economy, they lack a seat in the boardrooms of most large companies, the resources that they provide should have a price tag, says one of world’s most influential green economists. “Ignoring nature’s value risks ‘mayhem’ for…