Many investors are acutely aware of the risks from global warming including sea-level rise, storm surges, droughts, wildfires, extreme heat, and extreme weather events. Consequently, many ethical and sustainable investors have focused on reduction in industrial carbon emissions among other measures to hasten progress to a carbon-neutral economy. Fossil divestment is one approach. However, some investors argue that engagement with fossil companies is more effective in promoting essential change.
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|The Private Investor, the newsletter of the UK Shareholders' Association
|Published - 27 Dec 2020
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Economics, Econometrics and Finance(all)
- Environmental Science(all)