Main Street Economics is a small business offering professional and technical services in the emerging market for environmental economics applications. They provide these services to government agencies, private business and non-governmental organizations.
Their core capability is in the application of economic analysis to environmental and natural resources management and markets. This capability includes:
Enumerating and analyzing socio-economic surveys,
Undertaking welfare-based policy analysis,
Measures of market and non-market costs and benefits, and
Other environmental and natural resource analysis.
As both state and federal agencies seek to meet increasingly complex and challenging environmental objectives, and as private businesses strive to accommodate new environmental requirements, there is a clear and growing market for environmental economics applications. From TMDLs to eco-system valuations and from research to implementation, practical and timely economic analysis can help to ensure a sustainable path forward. Main Street Economics targets this emerging demand for environmental economics applications with high-value, professional and technical services.