Predictive Analytics for Climate Risk Assessment
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Climate change is a systemic risk which impacts on all business sectors. It increases uncertainty and investment risk and endangers entire business models. Professional investors and asset managers are taking climate change more and more into account. Corporates are starting to quantify climate risk in their mid- and long-term strategies. Predictive analytics turns out to be key in making quantified assessments in mostly unexplored terrain: How are extreme weather risks impacting on production sites and physical assets of the firm? How is the upcoming carbon taxation impacting on the company now and in future? And how vulnerable is the global supply chain of the company against business interruption risks? This deep dive explores methods and tools for climate risk quantification.