The motivation behind multi-capitals approaches is to highlight their value to the economy. Why not focus upon the value of the planet as a going concern?
There is plenty of evidence out there for sustainability and financial out performance, we must use such evidence to take us towards a brighter future.
Multiple capitals seek to expand the notion of value beyond money, cost and price. How useful might they be?
From shallow value to real value – markets need to be capable of valuing a common future as more valuable than a private present.
What hope for sustainability when short term, shallow value and sensation is prioritised over the long term productive capacity of the planet and humanity?
There is huge demand for investment in ‘green economy’ projects – will the UK Government’s Green Investment Bank be up to the job?
The United Kingdom has an unrivalled history of creativity and innovation. Its future rests on the continuation of this proud tradition.
Have shareholders signalled that an increasing gap between share performance and executive reward is no longer permissible?
To preserve and grow Natural capital we need to consider ‘new’ asset classes and to develop the means by which to price and value such assets.
What is reality? You don’t need faith to believe in physics, to understand the laws of energy, to know that we are a populous species on a finite planet