One of my observations from this conference with the International Society for Ecological Economics is that many PhD-students and young researchers were present. They understand the seriousness of the problems faced where a business as usual (BAU)...▶
Most ecological economists probably agree that we are facing serious environmental and development problems in society and the economy. We also agree that action is needed. The focus of attention is on ecosystem services and degradation of natural...▶
Peter Söderbaum is a professor emeritus of ecologica economics at Mälardalen University, Västerås, Sweden. He is member of the editorial committee of Ecological Economics. His latest book is 'Understanding Sustainability Economics. Towards Pluralism in Economics'