climate change and economy

Climate change and the economy

This List covers trend insights about the future of climate change and the economy, insights curated between 2018 to 2020, including related topics such as environment.

This List covers trend insights about the future of climate change and the economy, insights curated between 2018 to 2020, including related topics such as environment.

Curated by

  • Jivani

Last updated: 21 October 2020

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'Carbon bubble' could spark global financial crisis, study warns
The Guardian
Advances in clean energy expected to cause a sudden drop in demand for fossil fuels, leaving companies with trillions in stranded assets<br>
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We cannot fight climate change with capitalism, says report
Huffington Post
The world's economies are totally unprepared for rapid climate change, rising social inequality and the end of cheap energy.
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Biggest US pension funds ‘must consider climate-related risks’
IPE
California passes rules requiring CalPERS and CalSTRS to identify and report on climate risk in their portfolios
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Fighting climate change could boost the global economy by $26 trillion
Fast Company
Concerted efforts to stop climate change by 2030 would also create 65 million new jobs and–this part is important–stop 700,000 premature deaths.
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'Get ahead of these risks': BlackRock issues climate risk warning to investors
Business Green
Asset management giant warns investors are vastly underestimating risks posed by climate change impacts today 'not just years in the future'
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Wall Street reckons with climate risk
Axios
Big investors are seeing the vulnerability of their assets — and a vast profit opportunity.
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Open letter on climate-related financial risks
Bank of England
Open letter from the Governor of Bank of England Mark Carney, Governor of Banque de France François Villeroy de Galhau and Chair of the Network for Greening the Financial Services Frank Elderson.
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Equinor bends to investor pressure on climate
World Oil
Equinor is the latest large oil company to bow to a major investor group that is pushing corporations to take more robust action on climate change.
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Climate risk: Central banks call for action on disclosure, taxonomies
IPE
Network for Greening the Financial System issues recommendations aimed at central banks but also policymakers
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Climate change poses major risks to financial markets, regulator warns
The New York Times
The regulator, who sits on a powerful government panel that oversees major financial markets, likened global warming risks to the 2008 mortgage crisis.
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Citing $69 trillion price tag by 2100, Moody's warns central banks of far-reaching economic damage of climate crisis
Common Dreams
"There is no denying it: The longer we wait to take bold action to curb emissions, the higher the costs will be for all of us."
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Bank regulators present a dire warning of financial risks from climate change
The New York Times
The San Francisco Fed warned that banks, communities and homeowners face significant financial risk from climate change and offered proposals for banks to do more to help.
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Conservation finance: Can banks embrace natural capital?
Euromoney
Climate is no longer the only risk in town: thanks to a loud call from the scientific community, nature has finally been given a seat at the table with finance ministers, regulators and central bank governors.
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An intensifying climate crisis threatens more than half of the world’s GDP, research says
CNBC
Over half of the world's GDP (gross domestic product) is exposed to risks from lost parts of the natural world, according to a new report.