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Information to enhance and create ‘environments’ with short and long term generational goals that benefit and strengthen the human-nature interdependence. I call it the human element.
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A Jobs Compact for America's Future

A Jobs Compact for America's Future | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it

Without a well-trained, well-paid, continuously improving workforce the United States cannot compete with other nations effectively—and won’t be able to sustain high and rising living standards.

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The Next Smart Sustainability Idea: A Net Positive Impact Business | Partager sur LinkedIn

The Next Smart Sustainability Idea: A Net Positive Impact Business | Partager sur LinkedIn | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it

What if two guys got up in front of a room full of people and announced that they are developing green products, but they won't ever call them green?

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The Next Economy and the 'Next Politics'

The Next Economy and the 'Next Politics' | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it
The Obama administration's efforts to enhance manufacturing jobs, while very much needed, seem focused on a 20th century model of large-scale, "heavy" industry.
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The Economic Importance of Biodiversity

The Economic Importance of Biodiversity | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it
Today we’re faced with a double crisis – environmental and economic, and all across the world there’s a tug of war between the need for sustained economic growth and the imperative for environmental protection.
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Converting food waste is not a rubbish idea | Eco-Business.com

Converting food waste is not a rubbish idea | Eco-Business.com | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it
Leftovers can be easily transformed into fertilizer, animal feed and energy, Diao Ying reports in Beijing.

Sheep wander amid mountains of rubbish as collectors dump garbage from carts.
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Eco Monorail Offers Potentially Greener Travel

Eco Monorail Offers Potentially Greener Travel | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it
While it’s incredibly important that architects and designers continue to push for residential and commercial green building projects, in order for the movement to truly sink in the process has to extend into even greater realms.
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An unconventional approach to creating a sustainable economy

An unconventional approach to creating a sustainable economy | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it
Unlike the economy, the planet is by nature sustainable and may offer alternative solutions to transforming our global economic systems, a new report suggests...
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Philippines: mobilising savings rates is part of the key to universal housing

Philippines: mobilising savings rates is part of the key to universal housing | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it
We often think that housing policy requires improving poor households' access to finance and pooling community resources.
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The Economics of Sustainable Cities: Four Key Components | Sustainable Cities Collective

The Economics of Sustainable Cities: Four Key Components | Sustainable Cities Collective | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it
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Study: streetcars could bring $8B in development for D.C.

Study: streetcars could bring $8B in development for D.C. | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it
A transit system could bring in 7,700 new jobs and boost property values by $7 billion, says a new study.
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What is the economic value of green infrastructure?

What is the economic value of green infrastructure? | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it
What is the economic value of green infrastructure?

You guessed it! A relativly high quadruple bottom line return on such a low investment.

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Revisiting the American Dream: Is the U.S. Providing Fewer Opportunities to Get Ahead? - Knowledge@Wharton

Revisiting the American Dream: Is the U.S. Providing Fewer Opportunities to Get Ahead? - Knowledge@Wharton | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it
Revisiting the American Dream: Is the U.S. Providing Fewer Opportunities to Get Ahead? by Knowledge@Wharton, the online business journal of the Wharton School.
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