At Cornerstone Capital, we have articulated the overarching effects of climate change on the economy, and the need for better analysis of the mechanisms at play that affect markets and investment decisions[1].  While a tentative consensus is emerging among market players on these issues, the actual level of “carbon literacy”, or the understanding of how CO2 emissions are intertwined in the economy, is relatively low[2]. There is a need for tools to address this gap in the market, and many organizations are already providing them. But for true investor insight, we believe a more collaborative approach is needed.  Why is carbon literacy important? ….

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