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Law General

From Ideas to Action

Governance Paths to Net Zero

by (author) Janis Sarra

Publisher
Oxford University Press
Initial publish date
Dec 2020
Category
General
  • Hardback

    ISBN
    9780198852308
    Publish Date
    Dec 2020
    List Price
    $108.95

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Description

This book offers a guide, for companies, pension funds, asset managers, and other institutional investors, on how to commence the legal, governance, and financial strategies needed for effective climate mitigation and adaptation, and to help distribute the economic benefits of these actions to their stakeholders. It takes the reader from ideas to action, from first steps to a more meaningful contribution to the move towards a net zero carbon world. It can serve as a helpful guide to everyone implicated in a corporation's activities - employees, pensioners, consumers, banks and other lenders, policymakers, and community members. It offers insights into what we should be expecting, and asking, of these fiduciaries who have taken responsibility for effectively managing our savings, our retirement funds, our investments, and our tax dollars.

About the author

Janis Sarra is an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Law at the University of British Columbia. She teaches courses in corporate law, insolvency law, and contracts.

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