Jeff J Mitchell Jeff J Mitchell

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波茨坦、巴黎、苏黎世—除非世界迅速降低温室气体排放量,否则人类将进入前所未有的气候风险期。灾难性极端天气事件频率已经开始上升,但最糟糕的气候相关伤害,比如海平面持续升高,等我们认识到它们出现的时候已经太迟了。

显然,气候系统的考虑时界很长,二政治和经济周期很短,两者恨不匹配。上市公司按季度披露报告,而最新监管变化,如越来越多的强制使用按市值计价会计规则,限制了长期思考。

政府立法周期通常不超过四年,并且还必须对眼前的发展趋势立刻做出反应。但稳定气候要求在相当长的时期内采取持续一致的行动。

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