This report describes the life of TEEB to date, progress made towards its goal of mainstreaming the economics of nature, the main challenges as the initiative begins a phase of implementation, as well as the responses of the TEEB community.
Originally a chapter in the book “Nature in the Balance: The Economics of Biodiversity” (eds. Dieter Helm & Cameron Hepburn).
Suggested citation: Sukhdev P., Wittmer, H. and Miller, D. (2014). ‘The Economics of Ecosystems and biodiversity (TEEB): Challenges and Responses’, in D. Helm and C. Hepburn (eds), Nature in the Balance: The Economics of Biodiversity. Oxford University Press: Oxford.