EPN Comments on Ecosystem Services in Benefit-Cost Analysis

On Monday, September 18, 2023, EPN submitted comments on the Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB) proposed guidance for assessing changes in environmental and ecosystem services (ES) in benefit-cost analysis. EPN commends OMB on its proposal, which is grounded and well-documented and reflects the status and trends in the current economic literature on ES. We offered recommendations that focus on strategic and institutional opportunities for the proposed guidance. 

Read the comments.