04 Jun '12, 12pm

Green agenda takes backseat as recession lingers: As the recession continues, sustainable development will suffe...

Green agenda takes backseat as recession lingers: As the recession continues, sustainable development will suffe...

As executive director of SustainAbility with more than 15 years of experience in the field, I believe sustainable development is bound to take a backseat as these countries try to right themselves financially, especially as the recession drags on. Remember when the Dow crested 14,000 in July 2007? Pundits practically guaranteed eternal prosperity. While we have not reclaimed those heights, the Dow has been up and down over the 13,000-point-barrier a number of times in the last few months. Instead of celebrating, many observervers are worried the bottom could fall out. News last week that Standard & Poor's Case-Shiller Home Price Index “ended the first quarter of 2012 at new post-crisis lows” will do nothing to allay fears that any U.S. recovery is tenuous, or worse, a mirage.

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2012/06/04/green-agenda-take...

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