Long-term effects of climate change on the corporate sector

Long-term effects of climate change on the corporate sector: The case of Italy Climate change is one of the main structural challenges facing the global economy today (Blanchard and Tirole 2022), and economists are scrambling to investigate its multifaceted implications (eg Weder at Mauro 2021). In particular, high temperatures substantially reduce economic activity and growth, … Read more

Government documents used to prepare for climate change are kept secret after the trial of the Administrative Court of Appeal

Conflicts within the Coalition over climate policy have made it difficult for civil servants to give honest advice about preparing for worsening extreme weather such as floods and fires, according to sworn testimony of a senior bureaucrat. Key points: The government has withheld a number of “war game” climate scenarios from the public, claiming the … Read more