Caixin OnlineOpinionMagazine ColumnistMark Clifford South Korea's Glide to a Green Economy
05.21.2010 11:39

South Korea's Glide to a Green Economy

The rickety, ramshackle ways of the high-carbon economy are about to be replaced by the green economy, and South Korea, among other Asian nations, will be treading in success
By Mark Clifford

Call it the green gold rush. Even among business leaders who are skeptical about climate change, there's a realization that there will be government action to push economies toward lower carbon intensity. At the regional forefront is South Korea, which has managed to dart past political lethargy and move forward with government policies that could serve as inspiration for others.

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