Top 20 Cities with Billions at Risk from Climate Change

By Eric Roston - 2012-07-06T03:32:54Z

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JPMorgan Chase & Co JPM:US 1.90
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#8 Tokyo, Japan

<strong>2005 assets at risk:</strong> $174.3 billion
<strong>2070 est. assets at risk:</strong> $1.2 trillion
<strong>2005 population at risk:</strong> 1.1 million
<strong>2070 est. population at risk: </strong>2.5 million

Tokyo's wealth has helped it establish protection against a once-in-a-millennium flooding event, outpacing measures taken by other top cities, including New York.

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