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    laserhaas

    Yes "investment in a new world" but also an "investment that has payoff even in traditional economic analysis" --

    Sadly, the spills can lead to people seeing economic benefit -- since, after all, you have to hire people to clean up the spills and the company paying for the clean ups would be Canadian ... a transfer of money from Canada to the US.  The problems of GDP accounting.

    Blogging regularly at Get Energy Smart NOW! for a sustainable energy future.

    by A Siegel on Tue Mar 13, 2012 at 06:50:47 PM PDT

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