The climate crisis is increasingly being addressed in the context of central banks and financial regulators. Below, we have compiled relevant research and policy proposals that have been written over the past few years.This is a non-exhaustive list and there is a lot more research out there. Help us by sharing new research and proposals at [email protected].
The Problem Lies in the Net
Making Finance contribute to a Net Zero Economy
Carbon intensity, offsets, and uninvented capture technology dilute the meaning of net zero and must be eliminated from mitigation efforts to avoid greenwashing, argues this comprehensive report from Finance Watch.
Climate-related financial policy index
A composite index to compare the engagement in green financial policymaking at the global level
This comprehensive study examines the climate-related financial policies of 74 countries between 2000 and 2020 to create an index ranking each country across five green policy areas.
Assessing Financial Risks from Physical Climate Shocks : A Framework for Scenario Generation
Scenarios developed to assess the financial risks from physical climatic events do not fully capture such shocks, finds this World Bank paper from three distinguished sustainable finance academics.
Green Mortgages, EU Taxonomy and Environment Risk Weighted Assets: A Key Link for the Transition
This original and timely paper introduces an environment risk weighted assets tool that financial regulators could use almost immediately to help banks green their portfolios by lending to households to reduce energy use and emissions.
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