Tagged with climate change

Reviewing climate change and employment impacts

Reviewing climate change and employment impacts

Garth Heutel, Associate Professor of Economics at Georgia State University assesses the impact on employment by climate change policies (or the lack of them). He provides this article on The Conversation website.   Do climate policies ‘kill jobs’? An economist on why they don’t cause massive unemployment Climate change will hammer the U.S. economy unless … Continue reading

Australian mining companies may be in breach of their legal duties by refusing to consider the financial risks posed by climate change

Australian mining companies may be in breach of their legal duties by refusing to consider the financial risks posed by climate change

An investor group, Market Forces, finds most Australian mining and infrastructure companies are dismissing climate as a financial risk to their business, in breach of legal requirements. Ben Smee explains in an article in The Guardian. What is the situation in your country? Australian mining giants ‘may be breaking law’ by ignoring climate change risks … Continue reading