Global green recovery plans fail to match 2008 stimulus, report shows

Outlet: The Guardian

The Guardian: Edward Barbier, professor of economics at Colorado State University in the US, said there was still time for countries to take a longer-term view of the recovery. “By definition, short-term stimulus must be targeted, temporary and timely, and in this regard, the majority of stimulus efforts globally have focused on immediate economic relief for badly affected households and businesses as well as emergency healthcare priorities.