Climate: debt rise, credit falls for 59 nations as early as 2030BY ROSE MARY PETRASS | FRIDAY, 11 AUG 2023 10:35AM
The global financial system will see progressive deterioration of sovereign credit ratings in 59 countries due to climate-related factors, resulting in a substantial rise in both corporate and sovereign debt by tens of billions of dollars from 2030.
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