Economy

The economy has a dramatic effect on jobs, from job loss to job creation.

Natural Ecosystem vs. Economic Growth

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Mon, 2013-05-13 09:43
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As the global economy struggles to recover from the economic recession, many countries, including the United States, have sought to implement various strategies for economic growth. In particular, the growing desire for energy independence to alleviate foreign oil investments is a continual topic of discussion in the media. As many Americans are facing more turmoil at the pump, conversations about domestic production of oil have consistently developed.

Why Green Jobs Are Recession-Proof

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Fri, 2014-04-04 11:09
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Wed, 2012-07-25 22:53
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There’s been a lot of debate as to whether or not green jobs have staying power in a down economy. What makes green jobs more sustainable (forgive the pun) than regular jobs? The largest reason why green industries remain attractive in times of downturn is the sheer fact that energy efficiency and renewable energy both result in cost savings and resilience in the face of rising costs. The issues that people worry about during a recession are the same issues being addressed through green jobs.  Read more: Why Green Jobs Are Recession-Proof »