As things stand then, under the Task Force's framework companies are unlikely to measure the risks of climate policy failure or rapid climate policy 'success'. That doesn't bode well for their management.
Policy Advisor, E3G
Sam Maule is a policy advisor for E3G working on their European climate finance programme. E3G are the independent experts on climate diplomacy and energy policy, working to accelerate the transition to a low-carbon economy. Before joining E3G, Sam spent 3 years at the Bank of England as a financial market analyst.
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Thomas Malthus famously argued that the human population was doomed to collapse because, as it continued to grow, food production would not be able to keep up, preventing the population's previously inexorable rise. When Malthus was writing, at the end of the 18th century, the world's population was around 1 billion. It is now roughly 7 billion.
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The picture would be quite different if the top 1% were our country's doctors and teachers. A study by the New Economics Foundation has shown that leading city bankers, with incomes of £500,000 or more, destroy £7 of social value for every £1 they earn. By comparison, hospital cleaners generate £10 of social value for every £1 they earn.
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