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Destructive weather prompting corporate rethink on ignoring costs of climate change

Professor Emertus, Atif Kubursi, discusses the cost of inaction by the investment community in regards to the impact of natural disasters.

Oct 01, 2018

Mitigating the impact of natural disasters is often painted as a cost of doing business. But Atif Kubursi, professor emeritus of economics at McMaster University in Hamilton, says the investment community is slowly starting to find a balance between the cost of action and the opportunity cost of inaction.

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