In the wake of recent climate negotiations, the financial sector has a major role to play in the transition to a low-carbon economy. The transformation will entail systemic risks but also great economic opportunities for growth. Assessing those risks and opportunities requires a better understanding of the rising complexity of finance, both in terms of contracts and interconnectedness of the market players.
"Financial Complexity and Climate Change"
Public Lecture by Nobel laureate Prof. Joseph E. Stiglitz (Columbia University)
Monday, January 18, 2016, 18:15 - 19:30
University of Zurich | Rämistrasse 71 | Aula (main auditorium, KOL-G-201)
Please note: No registration is necessary, however, seating is limited and on a first come, first served basis.
Media coverage: Interview with Joseph Stiglitz in NZZ am Sonntag (in German)