Journal of Environmental Investing

The Journal of Environmental Investing (JEI) is an inter-disciplinary, peer-reviewed, open-access journal that publishes original research in all areas at the intersection of the environment and investing. The JEI presents research papers, commentaries, case studies, and reviews on manifold topics. It focuses on the critical issues of creating, deploying, financing, structuring, and managing successful market-based solutions to the environmental challenges of today.


The JEI's mission is to facilitate the flow of capital to solutions to problems arising from natural resource depletion, pollution, demographic changes, sustainability, and climate change. To fulfill this mission, the JEI carries high-impact research articles as well as thoughtful analyses that make environmental solutions more attainable by articulating their investment risks and opportunities. The JEI serves as a platform to bring together disciplines ranging from science to policy to finance, so that such challenges can be pragmatically addressed from academic and applied perspectives.


At the heart of the Journal of Environmental Investing is free access to unbiased and objective information about environmental investing. It is written for and by asset owners and managers, investment professionals, scientists, economists, policy makers and regulators, technologists, academics, investment professionals, and other stakeholders interested in the search for real solutions to the sobering state of global environmental affairs.


Vol 5, No 1 (2014): Journal of Environmental Investing


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The Journal of Environmental Investing (JEI) spoke with the Honorable Eileen Claussen, President of the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES). The journal and its readers have selected Ms. Claussen as a significant contributor to the discourse on environmental investing.

We thank Ms. Claussen for sharing her insights with us. We wish her continued success in bringing the latest scientific information on climate change and energy to the global community and pressing for cooperative action on both issues. To learn more about the policies and actions advocated by C2ES. You can read the thoughts of other influential policymakers in the new issue of the Journal of Environmental Investing available at thejei.com.