Timmermans: Only regulation, not markets, can save the planet

People must prepare for a “fundamental reset” and a break with the prevailing neoliberal economic model if the world is to avoid climate disaster and massive loss of species and habitat, European Commission vice-president Frans Timmermans has warned.

by Robert Hodgson
Timmermans: ‘We will have to reinvent regulation’ (Photo by LUDOVIC MARIN/AFP via Getty Images)
Timmermans: ‘We will have to reinvent regulation’ (Photo by LUDOVIC MARIN/AFP via Getty Images)

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