Whenever we think about regulating sustainability problems, we usually think about the here and now or at least about the not too distant future. Even with regard to climate change, which clearly is a problem for future generations, regulators have a time horizon of not more than 30 or 40 years. The Paris Accord is a case in point – it sets targets for 2050. Also, the European Union’s climate strategy sets goals until 2050. But, what happens if regulators need to think about a very distant future?
|Publication date||18 Nov 2019|
|Place of Publication||Frederiksberg|
|Publisher||The Business of Society|
|Publication status||Published - 18 Nov 2019|