Renewable Matter # 19 / December-January

If the Wolves of Wall Street Become Lambs

by Emanuele Isonio

Focus on Finance

in partnership with Valori


Reliance on raw materials, volatile prices, effects of climate change, increasingly restrictive environmental laws and augmented attention to impacts are some of the aspects linked to the linear economy making the transition towards the circular one “good business.” But adequate resources are required in order to fund such passage and uncertainties must also be taken into consideration.


Turning the “wolves of Wall Street” – oblivious to any good cause – into lambs at the “planet’s sickbed:” a strenuous, nearly contrived, undertaking. And yet there is nothing that attracts investors quite like money. Especially where industrial and energy policies of various countries decidedly point to moving away from fossil fuels and raw...

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