The Azimuth Project
The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity

Idea

The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity or TEEB is an international initiative to draw attention to the global economic benefits of biodiversity, to highlight the growing costs of biodiversity loss and ecosystem degradation, and to draw together expertise from the fields of science, economics and policy:

They have written this report:

  • Pushpam Kumar, editor, The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity: Ecological and Economic Foundations, Earthscan, London, 2010. Drafts freely available online.