Not seeing the forest for the trees?
SEPTEMBER 12, 2011
Nancy Folbre promotes the notion of green jobs at Economix and then gets down to business: The biggest gains from investments in new renewable-energy technologies are not easily captured in private transactions, because they produce environmental services that are largely unpriced. Adopting clean-energy standards would also increase demand for clean and green production, giving private companies greater incentive to invest. standards likely create more green jobs than incentives!