Climate Change: An Existential Threat to Corporations
(2019) The Bulletin 41 (4) LSB(SA). ISSN 1038-6777
5 Pages Posted: 28 May 2019
Date Written: May 27, 2019
While it certainly fails to provide a credible roadmap for averting climate catastrophe, the Coalition government’s release of the Climate Solutions Package might prompt us to ask: can we seriously continue to deceive ourselves into thinking that climate change presents no threat to our survival? The signs of impending disaster loom large. In 2016-17, ‘Australia [...] endured another intense summer, with more than 200 recordbreaking extreme weather events driven by climate change’; climate change continues to exacerbate the Australian drought. Thinking about these facts might make you feel ill.
Keywords: climate change
JEL Classification: K10
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