Who Pays for Climate Action? | Adam Smith at the COP | Path to COP26

Who Pays for Climate Action? | Adam Smith at the COP | Path to COP26Who should pay for climate action? Arunma Oteh & Hakima El Haite speak to Allan Watt about the key question for COP26: how much support richer nations should give to poorer ones to compensate them for following different development pathways. For more details: Web: globalethicalfinance.org Summit:…

Lena Wilson: Private finance & the just transition | Adam Smith at the COP | Path to COP26

Lena Wilson: Private finance & the just transition | Adam Smith at the COP | Path to COP26How can private finance support economic development and environmental protection? Lena Wilson, Non-executive Director at NatWest, discusses at one of our Path to COP26 events. For more details: Web: globalethicalfinance.org Summit: ethicalfinancesummit.com Twitter: twitter.com/finance4change…

Barry O’Dwyer: Stewardship in the Climate Era | Adam Smith at the COP | Path to COP26

Stewardship in the Climate Era | Barry O'Dwyer | Royal London | COP26 HighlightsWatch Barry O'Dwyer from Royal London discussing stewardship in the climate era as part of our Adam Smith at the COP evening lecture series. Our Adam Smith at the COP evening lecture series took place across 3 days on the 8th, 9th & 10th November at the University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School, Kelvin…

David Pitt Watson: Adam Smith and Natural Capital | Adam Smith at the COP | Path to COP26

David Pitt Watson: Adam Smith and Natural Capital | Adam Smith at the COP | Path to COP26Did Adam Smith discover the concept of natural capital? Watch David Pitt-Watson, Fellow at the Cambridge Judge Business School, discussing the notion of Nature Capital and its relevance for COP26 as part of our Adam Smith at the COP workstream at COP. Our Adam Smith at the COP evening lecture series took…

Chief Economists’ Fireside | Adam Smith at the COP | Path to COP26

Chief Economists’ Fireside | Adam Smith at the COP | Path to COP26How are financial institutions understanding the economics of climate? Watch Seb Burnside, NatWest Group, and Jeremy Lawson, abrdn, discuss in our Chief Economists' Fireside discussion as part of our Adam Smith at the COP evening lecture series. They discuss how to properly integrate carbon pricing and natural capital into business…

What can Adam Smith teach us today?| Professor Sir Anton Muscatelli | COP26

What can Adam Smith teach us today?| Professor Sir Anton Muscatelli | COP26Watch Professor Sir Anton Muscatelli, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Glasgow, discussing the legacies of Adam Smith and the present day, and the lessons Scotland's most famous academic son can teach us during the climate crisis. This event took place during COP26, as part of our pathtocop26.com campaign For…

Rethinking capitalism – Adam Smith series

Rethinking CapitalismCapitalism is under fire. Is the current system compatible with the health of the planet? Is there a better economic system? Are we using the wrong measures for growth? Is the invisible hand of the market a valid solution? Big ideas here.

Keynotes & Interview | The Future of Green & Sustainable Finance | Expo 2020 Dubai Fringe

Keynotes & Interview | The Future of Green & Sustainable Finance | Expo 2020 Dubai FringeScottish minister for business, trade and tourism Ivan McKee and State Bank of Pakistan Governor H.E. Dr Reza Baqir gave keynote addresses to this Global Leaders event, delivered by the Global Ethical Finance Initiative in partnership with the Islamic Finance Council UK. The summit formed part of the…

Full event | The Future of Green & Sustainable Finance | Expo 2020 Dubai Fringe

Full event | The Future of Green & Sustainable Finance | Expo 2020 Dubai FringeThis Global Leaders event, delivered by the Global Ethical Finance Initiative in partnership with the Islamic Finance Council UK, formed part of the Scottish Government’s Expo 2020 Dubai Race to Net Zero Day. Taking place in Dubai International Financial Centre, the event looked at the future of green and…

Panel discussion | The Future of Green & Sustainable Finance | Expo 2020 Dubai Fringe

Panel discussion | The Future of Green & Sustainable Finance | Expo 2020 Dubai FringeThis Global Leaders event, delivered by the Global Ethical Finance Initiative in partnership with the Islamic Finance Council UK, formed part of the Scottish Government’s Expo 2020 Dubai Race to Net Zero Day. Taking place in Dubai International Financial Centre, the event looked at the future of green and…