Investing in resource efficiency – the economics and politics of financing the resource transition

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Development in a Changing Climate
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http://blogs.worldbank.org/climatechange/investing-resource-efficiency-economics-and-politics-financing-resource-transition
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Jun Erik Rentschler, Florian Flachenecker
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Summary

Resource efficiency investments have a critical role to play in mitigating climate change and enabling sustainable development.  Here are a few practical measures that can overcome existing barriers and create innovative approaches for boosting resource efficiency investments.