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Investment in second-hand capital goods and energy intensity

Investment in second-hand capital goods and energy intensity

a working paper by Stefania Lovo 9 days ago

This paper investigates the relationship between investment in new and second-hand capital goods and energy intensity. read more »


Reflection on the current debate on how to link flood insurance and disaster risk reduction in the European Union

Reflection on the current debate on how to link flood insurance and disaster risk reduction in the European Union

a working paper by Swenja Surminski 16 days ago

Reflection on the current debate on how to link flood insurance and disaster risk reduction in the European Union read more »


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Concept of loss and damage of climate change – a new challenge for climate decision-making? A climate science perspective

a research article by Swenja Surminski 16 days ago

This paper reviews the implications of Loss and Damage L&D for decision-making with a special focus on the role of climate science. read more »


Global population growth, technology, and Malthusian constraints: a quantitative growth theoretic perspective

Global population growth, technology, and Malthusian constraints: a quantitative growth theoretic perspective

a working paper by Simon Dietz 22 days ago

Global population growth, technology, and Malthusian constraints: a quantitative growth theoretic perspective read more »


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Strategies in Climate Negotiations: Theory and Experiments

a conference presentation by Alessandro Tavoni about 2 months ago

Papers from the ‘Strategies in Climate Negotiations: Theory and Experiments’ session at the Fifth World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists. Session chaired by Alessandro Tavoni, London School of Economics … read more »


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Burden or opportunity? How UK emissions reductions policies affect the competitiveness of businesses

a policy paper by Dimitri Zenghelis, Samuela Bassi about 1 month ago

The ongoing review of the UK’s Fourth Carbon Budget is closely linked to the debate over the impact that domestic climate change policies can have on the competitiveness of businesses. … read more »


Climate change policies and the UK business sector: Overview, impacts & suggestions for reform

Climate change policies and the UK business sector: Overview, impacts & suggestions for reform

a briefing note by Samuela Bassi, Samuel Fankhauser, Antoine Dechezleprêtre about 2 months ago

Presentation given at the 2014 World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economics in Istanbul on 1st July.


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A UK ‘dash’ for smart gas poster

a briefing note by Samuela Bassi, Samuel Fankhauser, Bob Ward about 2 months ago

UK dash for shale gas poster read more »


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Mobilising private-sector engagement in LEDS and NAMAs

a policy report by Alina Averchenkova about 2 months ago

Lessons learned from UNDP’s low emission capacity building programme read more »


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Barriers in developing national mitigation strategies and actions in developing countries

a policy report by Alina Averchenkova about 2 months ago

The study identifies barriers to the design and implementation of low emission development strategies (LEDS) and mitigation actions (NAMAs) encountered in developing countries read more »


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When climate change denial is promoted in mainstream news

When climate change denial is promoted in mainstream news

a mention in the media for Bob Ward about 7 hours ago

Including articles and comments from figures such as Matthew Ridley and Nigel Lawson without balance misleads the British public. read more »


Global Environmental Change

Global Environmental Change

an announcement featuring Declan Conway 7 days ago

LSE adminsinistered journal ranked as the highest impact journal in the environmental sciences. read more »


White House report understates impact of climate change

White House report understates impact of climate change

a mention in the media for Bob Ward 13 days ago

Bob Ward argues that the recent White House report on potential economic impacts of delaying action on climate change underestimated these impacts. read more »


Fairer fixes for the public purse lost in a chancellor’s drawer

Fairer fixes for the public purse lost in a chancellor’s drawer

a mention in the media for Nicholas Stern 13 days ago

Lord Stern makes a case for UK taxation reform including the raising of taxes on congestion, pollution and greenhouse gas emissions. read more »


MPs who reject science are undermining the public interest

MPs who reject science are undermining the public interest

a mention in the media for Bob Ward 21 days ago

On climate change and other issues, parliamentarians are ignoring the evidence. read more »


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