Think long term on risk, says Forum

January 2009
Utility Week;1/16/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p37
Trade Publication
The article focuses on a report from the Global Economic Forum which warned that the global economy will continue to spiral into recession through 2010. The Forum also warned in the report that short-term responses must be balanced against the need to prepare for long-term issues such as climate change. It is noted that the impact of the financial crisis in 2008 would spread from the financial sector to the real world by 2010. The Forum's report cited energy and water among the short and long-term risks.


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