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Climate crisis could cause economic recession ‘like we’ve never seen before’, study warns

Posted in 2020, Extreme Weather with tags , , , , , , , on February 23, 2020 by theboldcorsicanflame

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The huge strain caused by the climate crisis could cause an economic recession “the likes of which we’ve never seen before,” a US study has warned.

The increase in prevalence of extreme weather, bringing deadly heatwaves, more severe storms, and causing wildfires and floods, is insufficiently accounted for in financial markets, raising the possibility of a sudden correction when serious problems arise, according to new research from University of California.

TO BE CONTINUED ON

https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/climate-change-crisis-economic-recession-weather-sea-level-a9341826.html

 

Swept away by the tsunami: 10,000 people missing in flattened town which bore brunt of killer wave caused by megaquake By Wil Longbottom

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 12, 2011 by theboldcorsicanflame

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