Tag: business Archives - Center for Climate and Life

Buildings surrounded by water flowing out of North Carolina's Cape Fear River in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence. (Photo: Staff Sgt. Mary Junell/U.S. Army)
April 21st, 2020|

Waterfront Development Added Billions to Property Values Exposed to Hurricane Florence

Rapid development in flood-prone zones during recent decades helped boost the amount of property exposed to the 2018 hurricane substantially, a new study says.

December 17th, 2018|

Climate Science and Investment Conference: The Energy Transition

The third annual conference will examine two interrelated business trends that are of interest to the investment community, and their relationship to climate change.

July 9th, 2018|

Sea Level Rise and Coastal Development: Science Speaks Directly to Business

Business leaders and climate scientists recently met to discuss how advances in climate science research can be used to reduce investment risk and improve returns.

January 23rd, 2018|

Climate Science and Investment Conference

On May 4, 2018, the dialogue among climate scientists, engineers, and business and finance leaders will focus on “Ice Sheets and Sea Level Rise: Implications for Coastal Property.”

April 27th, 2017|

The Near-term Impacts of Climate Change on Investors

On May 2, 2017, Lamont-Doherty and the Tamer Center for Social Enterprise at Columbia Business School co-host a Social Enterprise Leadership Forum.