Economics of Sustainabilty Blog Fall 2011: Presidio Graduate School
Founded in 2003, Presidio Graduate School in San Francisco, CA, is dedicated to developing business and civic leaders with the competencies and courage to create a sustainable future. Presidio Graduate School was among the first and remains one of the only schools in the country offering MBA, MPA, and Executive Certificate programs in Sustainable Management and Sustainable Leadership. An affiliate of Alliant International University, Presidio Graduate School is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).
TriplePundit has partnered with Presidio's Macroeconomics course to bring 3p readers an in-depth look at "The Economics of Sustainability". The articles on this page are authored by MBA & MPA students enrolled in the Fall 2011 semester. Please don't hesitate to leave comments, or contact Presidio Graduate School directly if you have questions.
We’ve all heard sneers from those saying that “buy local” is simply the latest foodie fad, but naysayers need to learn more about the power of putting their money where their mouths are. At a time when politicians and pundits are demonstrating that it’s still all about the economy, stupid, the argument for buying locally grown food has never been stronger.