New YorkâThe Wall Street Journal
on Monday announced it will introduce ECO:nomicsâCreating Environmental Capital, a CEO-level conference that will focus on the strategic relationship between the environment and the bottom line. The conference will be held March 12-14 at the Bacara Resort & Spa in Santa Barbara, Calif. ECO:nomics, which will explore the nexus between business and the environment, will feature key industry, political and thought leaders who are shaping regulations, policies, and business strategies related to the environment. ECO:nomics will be the centerpiece of a series of initiatives the Journal
is introducing around what it calls âEnvironmental Capitalâ, including a new blog by the same name that will be introduced later this year. As part of the Journalâs
coverage of business and the environment, there will be two special Journal
reports that will appear in Journal
print and online editions on Oct. 29 and March 24, 2008.