'Wake-up call': The green economy reacts to the Dasgupta Review on biodiversity

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Leading economists, politicians, green groups and business figures have lauded the Dasgupta Review's findings
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Leading economists, politicians, green groups and business figures have lauded the Dasgupta Review's findings

Politicians, green business groups and campaigners broadly welcome calls to embed nature considerations more deeply into economic decision making

It has been compared to the hugely influential Stern Review on the Economics of Climate Change 15 years ago, which famously framed global warming as the greatest and most wide-ranging market failure ever...

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