ESSEC - Amundi Chair on Asset & Risk Management
Climate Risk and the Bond Market
April 12, 2022
Climate change represents an important challenge for the human kind and will have undisputable impacts on our global economy. In the last decade, numerous national governments have adopted new regulations governing carbon emissions with the objective to change firms’ behavior and reduce the dramatic impact of carbon emissions on global warming. Many studies have examined the impact of climate change regulations on the equity market. Yet, the bond market represents a significant source of firms’ financing. This webinar examines the impact climate regulations on the bond market.
16.30 - 17.15: "Is Carbon Risk Priced in the Cross-Section of Corporate Bond Returns"
Tinghua Duan (IESEG)
17.15 - 18.00: "Climate Regulatory Risks and Corporate Bonds"
Lee Seltzer (Federal Reserve Bank of New York)