This paper explores what historical patterns of investment reveal about the potential for the private sector to play a significant role in raising and delivering climate finance, specifically in the context of the adaptation needs of developing countries.

Author names: 
Atteridge, A.
The Stockholm Environment Institute

Atteridge, A. 2011. Will Private Finance Support Climate Change Adaptation in Developing Countries? Historical Investment Patterns as a Window on Future Private Climate Finance. SEI Working Paper No. 2011–05: Stockholm: Stockholm Environment Institute.

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