26 Nov 2015, ADB
'Policymakers and economic advisors have long held the view that climate action is a drain on economic growth', says Vinod Thomas, coauthor of the study and director general of Independent Evaluation at ADB. 'But the reality is the opposite: the vast damage from climate-related disasters is an increasing obstacle to economic growth and wellbeing'...
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