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Flying Blind: What Do the Markets Know about Climate Change Risks?

In a moderated panel discussion, one of the authors of this recent academic research paper will discuss the findings from their research on climate related disclosure in corporate equities and municipal debt. Focusing on the municipal debt disclosure, practitioners from municipal finance industry will respond with perspective of bond attorney and institutional bond investor.


  • Rebecca Lawrence, Senior Counsel, Ballard Spahr LLP
  • Adam Stern, JD, Senior Vice President, Co-Head of Research, Breckinridge Capital Advisors
  • David Victor, Professor, Center for Global Transformation Endowed Chair in Innovation and Public Policy and Co-director, Laboratory on International Law and Regulation
  • Kim Edwards, Director, Managing Director, Public Finance Investment Banking, Piper Sandler

Moderator: David Wessel, Director, The Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy and Senior Fellow, Economic Studies, The Brookings Institution

See the recently published Flying Blind report to learn more.