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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Paul Gardner
Global Segment Leader Energy Storage at DNV GL - Energy
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Bert Hunter
Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer at Connecticut Green Bank
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Seminar in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
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Adaptive Finance to Support Post-Disaster Recovery
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Yale and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development announce collaboration to improve corporate reporting
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Seeking Heat
Uncovering the potential of renewable thermal technologies in Connecticut’s climate ambition
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Entrepreneurship Across Yale Unites 4 Major Yale Startup Prizes
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A Conversation with Amarjeet Sohi, Canada’s Minister of Infrastructure and Communities
Oct 26, 2017
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Master Class: The Importance of Natural Infrastructure
Oct 04, 2017
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