Treasury issues statement on systemic climate risk to government bondsBY ROSE MARY PETRASS | WEDNESDAY, 1 NOV 2023 10:11AM
Treasury has acknowledged that climate is a systemic risk for the Australian economy and creates uncertainty about the fiscal impacts of climate change on government bonds.
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