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Only Strategic: Global Risk Index suggests around $584bn could be lost in 2020

Around $584 billion could be wiped off the global economy by catastrophic events in 2020, according to an annual Global Risk Index by the Centre for Risk Studies at Cambridge Judge. The index measures the potential impact on 279 major…

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World Economic Forum: A ‘green interest rate?’ Fed digs into climate change economics

A study by Dr Kamiar Mohaddes, University Senior Lecturer in Economics & Policy at Cambridge Judge, is featured in a WEF article on the idea of a “green interest rate” considered by the US Federal Reserve. The study was recently…

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Scientific American: Warming will cost rich and poor countries alike

Further coverage of a study by Dr Kamiar Mohaddes, University Senior Lecturer in Economics & Policy at Cambridge Judge Business School, shows the potential effects of climate change on national economies. The study says seven per cent of global GDP…

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World Economic Forum: Climate change will shrink these economies fastest

According to a report co-authored by Dr Kamiar Mohaddes, University Senior Lecturer in Economics & Policy at Cambridge Judge, seven per cent of global GDP will go by 2100 as a result of business-as-usual carbon emissions – including over 10…

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The Nation: The green new deal is cheaper than climate change

A new joint study on economic losses associated with climate change suggests that seven per cent of global GDP will disappear by 2100 as a result of business-as-usual carbon emissions – including over 10 per cent of incomes in both United…

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The Independent: Economists say Brexit is not good for troubling GDP

Michael Kitson, University Senior Lecturer in International Macroeconomics at Cambridge Judge Business School, writes about UK’s troubling GDP, economic outlook and what Brexit might bring. “Productivity in the UK has been sluggish since the financial crisis, and the most recent…

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Impact of cyber attacks continues to increase across the world: Global Risk Index 2019

The potential impact of cyber attacks on the economy of the world's largest cities has risen by nearly 9% in the last year, according to the 2019 update of the Global Risk Index from the Centre for Risk Studies at…

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Value Walk: Alternative benchmark for China’s GDP – update 2017 and first half-2018

A study published earlier this year in the Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies, co-authored by Peter Williamson, Honorary Professor of International Management at Cambridge Judge Business School, outlined an alternative benchmark for China’s GDP figures based on 150…

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Geopolitical and security shocks rise across the world

The potential impact of geopolitical and security shocks on the economy of the world’s largest cities has risen by 16% in the last year, according to the 2018 update of the Global Risk Index from the Centre for Risk Studies…

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China Daily (Europe): Smaller, smarter buys yield big results

Chinese companies are gaining a new level of global competitive strength by combining domestic product and market scale with niche technology acquired abroad, says Peter Williamson, professor of international management at the University of Cambridge's Judge Business School. Read the…

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