Climate policy and financial institutions
作者: Haigh, Matthew
刊名: Climate Policy, 2011, Vol.11 (6)
来源数据库: Earthscan Journal
DOI: 10.1080/14693062.2011.579265
关键词: carbon financeclimate changecritical discourse analysisfinancial institutionsUnited NationsWorld Bankanalyse critique du discoursBanque mondialechangement climatiquefinance carboneinstitutions financièresNations Unies
英文摘要: This article examines how financial institutions, such as pension funds and insurance companies, have interpreted and used UN-issued climate change management policies. A critical discourse approach is used to analyse material issued by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, the World Bank Group and some business and investment consultancies, with interview data supplementing the document analysis. It is argued that although policymakers and business consultants have been eager to appropriate the discourses of financial services, they have not produced guidance on how the outputs of climate science might best be used to allocate managed capital. In terms of outcomes, financial services remain on the periphery of policy implementation, attention has been deflected from...
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  • financial 财政的
  • finance 金融
  • critique 讲评
  • policy 政策
  • insurance 保险
  • funds 经费
  • changement 变化
  • capital 首都
  • market 市场
  • periphery 边界