How to protect workers hurt by the fight against climate change.
How does the world's first roadmap for meeting climate goals stack up?
The European Union finds itself at the centre of a three-dimensional puzzle. Burdens need to be shared between 450 million citizens, 25 million businesses and EU countries in a way that is acceptable to enough of them.
With Fit for 55, Europe is the global first mover in turning a long-term net-zero goal into real-world policies, marking the entry of climate policy into the daily life of all citizens and businesses.
At this event the CEO of Assicurazioni Generali, Philippe Donnet will be in conversation with Guntram Wolff, Director of Bruegel.
A net-zero emissions target is a powerful incentive for the low-carbon transition, but for bank supervisors, climate-related risks, not climate outcomes, should remain the focus.
Sovereign debt will be vital in stimulating sustainable investment, but information is lacking on how green public spending actually is.
Rapid emission cuts need a carbon price for the whole economy. This must be introduced in careful stages.
How to make the European Green Deal succeed.
As the European Union sets out a more ambitious climate policy, carbon price floors provide an opportunity to place greater emphasis on altering expectations, so that market agents anticipate today higher future pay-offs from low-carbon investment.
The European Central Bank portfolio is skewed towards the brown economy, reflecting a bias in the market. Can and should the bank deviate from the market allocation?
Different EU and US supervisory approaches to climate risk may hamper efforts to work together and risk fragmenting global markets.