Economics

Keep scrolling to find more on Economic Concepts, Business & Finance and the Circular Economy

Articles

Understanding the “S” component in ESG has posed challenges which are important to overcome. Using and integrating existing and upcoming Read more
If the ownership of negative externalities is assigned, parties can negotiate to reach the best deal. Negotiation is often more Read more
In the past few years, there has been a strong increase in ESG reporting requirements around the world. ESG stands Read more
‘Carbon trading’, ‘emissions trading’ or ‘carbon markets’ refer to an approach to reducing greenhouse gas emissions, which turns the right Read more
Urban Mining is the process of recovering and reusing a city’s materials. It is a great way to reduce our Read more
Understanding the contribution of corporations to the climate crisis is essential to implementing measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Read more
This article examines an alternative economic model often put forward as a better option for the planet than our current, Read more
A steady-state economy entails a stable population and per capita consumption that do not exceed the carrying capacity of ecosystems. Read more
The Social Discount Rate (SDR) represents the value we place on the welfare of future generations and consequently the cost Read more
Jevon’s paradox describes how a more efficient use of one resource can actually result in the opposite: an increase in Read more
This article introduces the Financial Mechanism established in the UNFCCC treaty, which aims to establish instruments and channels for developed Read more
An introduction to Green Bonds and why they will be crucial to the future of financing. Read more
An economic concept describing the destructive incompatibility of shared resources and self-interest. Read more
The second of the Kyoto protocol’s reduction incentives. It issues tradable carbon allowances for Article I countries to trade, additionally Read more
The CDM rewards developed countries who aid developing countries in their sustainable development, by issuing sustainable development projects with Certified Read more