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Insights Paper 18.06.2021 Biden agenda: tackling income inequality and its potential inflation impact

The election of President Joe Biden has led to a turn in US government policy. This paper explores income and wealth inequality in the United States and President Biden’s policies aimed at addressing this issue, including his proposal of a corporate tax hike. We assess the likelihood of long-term success and, finally, the potential inflationary consequences.

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Thematic Paper 10.06.2021 Stakeholders in the Just Transition - N°2 Consumers

The objective of a “just transition” was included in the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change. It aims to make the transition to low-carbon economies fair to all stakeholders: workers, consumers, local communities, and society at large.

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Discussion Paper 7.06.2021 Inequality: what is at stake (2/4) - Pro-Piketty and Anti-Piketty: A review of the literature in 20 topics

No one is disputing that Piketty’s books are ground-breaking, that his research and his team’s research are fundamental, or that their databases and reports are invaluable. Moreover, this research puts economics back in history, which is highly commendable.

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Discussion Paper 7.06.2021 Inequality: what is at stake (1/4) - Globalisation, growth, financial liberalisation and inequality

With the misdeeds of globalisation, the rise in inequalities and the resulting perception of injustice have been subjects that have fuelled many debates for a little over ten years. The theme of inequalities has even come to the centre of many political programs. However, partiality, biases and common beliefs are prevalent.

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Working Paper 3.06.2021 Measuring and Pricing Cyclone-Related Physical Risk under Changing Climate

We propose a statistical methodology to quantify the financial implications of tropical cyclone-related physical risks implied by climate change.

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Thematic Paper 25.05.2021 Stakeholders in the Just Transition - N°1 Integrating workers into Investment and Financing Framework

The notion of “Just Transition” stems from the belief that a transition to a cleaner, more sustainable economy must be conducted in a way that is fair to all stakeholders: workers, consumers, local communities and society at large. In this light, providing decent and quality jobs to workers all along companies’ supply chains will be absolutely critical if we are to successfully embark on a Just Transition. In this regard, the private sector, and more specifically the financial industry, also has a fundamental role to play to ensure that a Just Transition takes place across sectors and industries.

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Thematic Paper 25.05.2021 Artificial Intelligence Solutions to Support Environmental, Social, and Governance Integration in Emerging Markets

"Assessing the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) quality of an issuer is key for investment decisions, not only to take into account the sustainable risks that might weaken the issuer’s financial strength, but also to assess the product’s impact on key issues that represent a systemic risk for society, such as climate change, fraud and corruption, and social cohesion. To perform this assessment, having access to data is paramount. Today, because of regulation differences, disclosure is different from one region to another. There are nevertheless data sources that are underused and could, if correctly analyzed, strengthen our ESG assessment.

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Report 19.04.2021 Emerging Market Green Bonds - Report 2020
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The third edition of the “Emerging Market Green Bonds Report” highlights the key trends in and outlook for green bond market developments in emerging markets (EMs) in the context of the COVID-19 crisis. The report also provides a broad overview of the policy and regulatory updates that could affect the green bond market.

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Insights Paper 13.04.2021 Temperature scores: an innovative tool for ESG fundamental investors
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2021 will be a pivotal year to curb climate change.

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