This event, one of five in our 2014-15 economics seminar series
, looked at the concepts of green growth and green jobs. Some see the greening of our economies as inevitably imposing a burden on the rest of the economy which costs jobs and lowers growth.
Others see it as a route to reviving and rebalancing growth in an economy still ravaged by the financial crisis. The speakers reviewed the economic arguments for both these positions.
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