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Climate impacts can severely damage economic activity

2020-03-24T07:38:09+00:00November 14th, 2019|2019, North America Edition – 15 November 2019|

The co-author of 'Building a Resilient Tomorrow’ elaborates on the threat that climate change poses to economies across the globe and suggests measures that can be taken to address this phenomenon. Highlights: Climate change has led to damages resulting in the failure of critical systems upon which commerce relies. Financial leaders have alerted companies to the risk that climate extremes pose to economic health. Companies have yet to fully embrace climate disclosure. Without stronger regulation, progress will be too slow [...]