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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 2 days ago

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Strategies in Climate Negotiations: Theory and Experiments

a conference presentation by Alessandro Tavoni about 1 month 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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Climate engineering reconsidered

a research article by Antony Millner, Alessandro Tavoni about 1 month ago

Stratospheric injection of sulphate aerosols has been advocated as an emergency geoengineering measure to tackle dangerous climate change, or as a stop-gap until atmospheric carbon dioxide levels are reduced. But it may not prove to be the game-changer that some imagine. read more »


Evidence on business cycles and CO2 emissions

Evidence on business cycles and CO2 emissions

a research article by Baran Doda about 1 month ago

CO2 emissions and GDP move together over the business cycle. Most climate change researchers would agree with this statement despite the absence of a study that formally analyzes the relationship between emissions and GDP at business cycle frequencies. The paper provides a rigorous empirical analysis of this relationship in a comprehensive cross-country panel by decomposing the emissions and GDP series into their growth and cyclical components using the HP filter. 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 24 days 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 30 days 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 1 month 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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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 about 13 hours ago

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


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Grantham research fellow wins prestigious international prize

Announcement 3 days ago

Dr Kai Monheim, visiting fellow at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, has been awarded a prestigious prize for his PhD thesis The ‘power of process’: … read more »


China sees growth in a cleaner environment

China sees growth in a cleaner environment

a mention in the media for Nicholas Stern 5 days ago

China — currently the world’s largest emitter of carbon dioxide — is emerging as a global leader in climate policy as it seeks to build a cleaner and more efficient economy. read more »


Green hypocrisy at Northcliffe House

Green hypocrisy at Northcliffe House

a mention in the media for Bob Ward 5 days ago

Bob Ward on how staff at the Daily Mail recently marked Green Week. read more »


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Climate adaptation must be backed by communication

a mention in the media for Bob Ward 8 days ago

Bob Ward calls on newly appointed Environment Secretary Liz Truss to deliver a more coherent approach to climate adaptation read more »


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