Future of the Environment

Why we should welcome the new era of data in environmental policy-making

The Environmental Performance Index reflects the rising importance of data Image: REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler

Dan Esty

Hillhouse Professor of Environmental Law and Policy, Yale School of the Environment

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Future of the Environment

Tracking two fundamental dimensions of sustainable development: (1) environmental health, which rises with economic growth and prosperity, and (2) ecosystem vitality, which comes under strain from industrialization and urbanization.

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