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The Global Risks Report 2018 - climate change most pressing risk

At each World Economic Forum in Davos, the Global Risks Report is published based on discussions with experts and decision-makers across the world to identify and analyze the most pressing risks that we face. As the pace of change accelerates, and as risk interconnections deepen, this year’s report highlighted the growing strain we are placing on many of the global systems we rely on.

Global risks perception survey

The 2018 report also presents the results of our latest Global Risks Perception Survey, in which nearly 1,000 experts and decision-makers assess the likelihood and impact of 30 global risks over a 10-year horizon. 

The Global Risks Landscape 2018

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The combination of the risk of extreme weather events and the risk of Failure of climate-change mitigation and adaptation make climate change the biggest risk.

Carbon pricing and digital tax

Euractiv report that “Business leaders and decision makers agreed during last week’s World Economic Forum in Davos that new taxes, including carbon pricing or a digital levy, would not only achieve a fairer economic model but would also help to fight climate change and deal with an ageing population.”

CTMfile take: How will the impact of climate change, in all its forms, and the new taxes change your business model?

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