2 Dec 2015 09:12am

December 2015

In December's economia Kathryn Cearns, outgoing president of the Financial reporting Advisory Board, tells Peter Wilson how she has strived to reach a concensus. As the world's eyes turn to Paris and the COP21 climate talks, we consider the extent to which businesses have adopted sustainable business practices while Nicholas Stern of LSE looks at the role climate funding by rich countries should play. And, as we couldn't ignore the festive season altogether, we meet two of the stars of PwC's annual pantomime, while the Life section is given over to a gift guide for every budget.