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The economics of climate change

The economics of climate change Just as the first reports of coronavirus infections emerged, the World Economic Forum (WEF) released its Global Risk Report 2020. Climate change featured prominently, with environmental risks occupying the top 5 in the Evolving Risks Landscape report.  Shortly after, the pandemic unfurled globally, decimating national economies in a matter of weeks.  Does this mean the WEF report was wrong?   Not at all. If anything, the WEF report has...

Climate Conversations - why are they so hard?

How many times have you recently heard 'what's with the weather?' followed by 'hasn't it been weird'?