You are here

Climate-change effects on middle class 'have political implications'

The UBS report specifically looked at the effects flooding and rising temperatures, both resulting from climate change, had on assets held by the middle class.


THE middle class in economies around the world will have to bear high costs from the effects of climate change due to damage to their assets.

This will have an impact on the policymaking processes globally as this politically and socially mobile class will seek means and...