Category Archives: Fossil fuels
By John Quiggin, The University of Queensland
The controversy ignited by the Australian National University in October, when it decided to sell its shares in seven resources companies, has raised two important questions about divestment from assets such as fossil fuels.
The first is whether divestment is an economically prudent choice, and the second is.
By Don Henry, University of Melbourne
It also confirms that Australia will need to agree and implement stronger emissions targets than are currently being discussed by the government..