New policy brief: The cost of putting the environment on the backburner

The EU policy reactions to the COVID pandemic, the recent economic downturn and the Russia-Ukraine war have proven once more that, although they remain urgent, our environmental crises remain on the backburner.

In a new Policy Brief, SUPERB researchers from the University of Copenhagen, University of Oxford and the European Forest Institute explain why erratic and short-term environmental policies, with hard-to-reverse impacts on nature, are irrational from societal and economic points of view.

Read the policy brief “The cost of putting the environment on the backburner“, by Thomas Lundhede, Joseph Bull, Sophus zu Ermgassen, Niels Strange, Qian Liu, Charlotte Süring, Sven Wunder and Bo Jellesmark Thorsen.