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01APR 2019

Trash talk: why waste might not be wasted

With consumers showing few signs of cutting down on the waste they create, we look at how our rubbish can be used to produce energy and reduce the use of fossil fuels.

Economics

22MAR 2019

2019

FEBRUARY

22FEB 2019

Economics

Is Brazil the new Saudi Arabia?

Could forestry’s importance in reducing carbon emissions and the rising cost of carbon credits change the world economy?

15FEB 2019

Economics

Sugar in 2019: Current state of play

Sugar is moving up social and political agendas, handing an advantage to those companies that are already adapting to a more sugar-constrained industry.

01FEB 2019

Economics

Climate Progress Dashboard shows improvement to 3.9°C but more action is needed

Although the COP24 yielded worryingly few advances, there are still glimmers of hope for climate change progress.

JANUARY

28JAN 2019

Economics

Infographic: Sustainability Report Q4 2018

In our latest sustainability report we look at the challenges posed by trade wars and artificial intelligence, as well as the ethics of short selling.

2018

DECEMBER

31DEC 2018

Economics

How can we prepare for the AI revolution?

With artificial intelligence expected to infiltrate almost every aspect of modern life within a generation, we look at some of the most meaningful changes it is likely to bring about.

10DEC 2018

Economics

Outlook 2019: Sustainability

The next few years will see rising physical losses from climate-related events, higher taxes to combat intergenerational inequality and tougher conditions for over-levered corporates.

NOVEMBER

08NOV 2018

Economics

Is industry doing enough to tackle antibiotic resistance?

We ask leading experts, including Schroders fund manager John Bowler, what the food and pharmaceutical industries are doing to counter the challenge of increased resistance to antibiotics.