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The 'E' in ESG: 8 charts showing greenhouse gas emissions in emerging markets

  • Total greenhouse gas emissions determine which countries matter at global summits like COP26, ie China and India from EM

  • But per capita and per $ of GDP metrics and their change over the past decade or two matter more for ESG investors

  • Big EM polluters are hydrocarbon producers and advanced economies. China's declining carbon intensity may surprise some

The 'E' in ESG: 8 charts showing greenhouse gas emissions in emerging markets
Hasnain Malik
Hasnain Malik

Strategy & Head of Equity Research

Tellimer Research
17 October 2021
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