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BMO Sustainability Podcast on Physical Climate Risks

July 29, 2020 | Sustainability

BMO’s Sustainability Leaders podcast this week features  Dr. Mekala Krishnan, Senior Fellow, McKinsey Global Institute and the author of the McKinsey Global Institute’s ground-breaking report, “Climate risk and response – Physical hazards and socioeconomic impacts”. Dr. Krishnan discusses how physical climate risks can impact economies and financial and social systems, and what stakeholders might look to do to manage those hazards and uncertainties. She also explains the impact of physical climate risks across different sectors, assets and geographies and how that could influence investors, businesses and governments in the next 10-30 years. Check out the podcast here.

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