The damage from the 2011 floods in Thailand amounted to around 10 percent of Thailand’s GDP, not even considering all the indirect costs through a loss in economic activity in the country and abroad. By some estimates, the total costs of the 2018 wildfires in California were up to $350 billion, or 1.7 percent of U.S. GDP. […]
May 21, 2018
Economic growth has traditionally moved in tandem with pollution. But can countries break this link and manage to grow while lowering pollution?
September 27, 2017
The Earth’s temperature is rising and its climate is changing. The increase in temperatures will shape the economic future of communities and countries across […]