Is the Green Economy a new Washington Consensus?

[Articles and opinion pieces published in this blog do not necessarily reflect the polices and opinions of the organizers of the International Conference on Degrowth in the Americas. They are posted here to stimulate discussion and debate on issues relevant to degrowth.]

Edgardo Lander | Tni.org

The current environmental and climate crisis is not simply a market failure because nature is not simply a form of capital. Putting a price on nature under the label of the “Green Economy” is an attempt to expand the reach of finance capital and privatise our planet.

http://www.forumdesalternatives.org/EN/readarticle.php?article_id=10606

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