Climate Change: Avoiding Climate Crunch

A new climate is likely at the United Nations climate change conference in Poland early this month and not just because of the election of Barack Obama as President of the United States. The international financial crisis has highlighted the cost of poor policies and the scale of banking bailouts has made dealing with climate change seem less formidable. Besides, such schemes could create new jobs and give an edge to the competitive economies of tomorrow.

The World Today Updated 15 October 2020 Published 1 November 2008 4 minute READ

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