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A circular economy against climate change

  • Rizqy Anandhika
    Rizqy Anandhika

    Research associate at the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA)

Jakarta | Mon, December 4, 2017 | 10:06 am
A circular economy against climate change Business community often sees environmental policies as a threat to competitiveness. But there are reasons to view resource efficiency (in other words, profitability and sustainability) as an opportunity. (Shutterstock/File)

PREMIUM World leaders and climate negotiators have continued efforts to address climate change despite the United States relinquishing leadership. So, it was perhaps ironic to observers when US President Trump visited Vietnam last month, just after typhoon Damrey had claimed scores of lives amid widespread flooding, as researchers believe that extreme environmental events, like hurricanes and typhoons, ar...

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