Glenn Barnes is a senior project director at the Environmental Finance Center at the University of North Carolina. Glenn is the project manager of the Sustainable Finance for Wetland Programs project funded by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

When working in the field of environmental finance, a few things have become clear to me.  First, I get overly excited when I find out that a movie is coming out entitled Arbitrage (this may explain why I am not popular at parties).  And, second, whenever I see a service being offered, I always find myself asking two important questions: Who pays?  And who benefits? Continue reading