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Financing an Inclusive and Just Transition to a Net Zero Economy

Financing an Inclusive and Just Transition to a Net Zero Economy

Seminar Nick Robins 3 Jul 2019

This event, being held as part of as part of London Climate Action Week, will seek to address the issue of how finance can accelerate positive change on climate action in the real economy. read more »


Prospering from Climate-Resilient Growth in Cities

Seminar 3 Jul 2019

This event, part of London Climate Action Week, will highlight the critical importance of adaptation and resilience to sustainable economic development and growth in cities. read more »


How Climate-Resilient Are London’s Businesses?

How Climate-Resilient Are London’s Businesses?

Seminar Swenja Surminski 3 Jul 2019

This business roundtable event, being held as part of as part of London Climate Action Week, explores London’s physical and transition climate risks and what this means for businesses in London. read more »


Are courts the new crucible for climate justice?

Conference 4 Jul 2019

This event, being held as part of as part of London Climate Action Week, will provide rare insights from prominent figures involved directly in landmark judgements and cases on climate change and air pollution. read more »


Fiscal policies for Paris climate strategies – from principle to practice | Ian Parry

Seminar 10 May 2019

Ian Parry leads the environment, climate, and energy program in the Fiscal Affairs Department of the IMF. Ian will be presenting a new IMF Board paper on fiscal policy and … read more »


Changing the Climate Dialogue: Katharine Hayhoe – Video

Public Lecture Bob Ward 16 May 2019

How we talk about climate change reflects how we think about it, which in turn affects how we act – or don’t. Katharine Hayhoe @KHayhoe is a climate scientist who’s … read more »


Getting to net zero: what is the role for greenhouse gas removal technologies? | Panel discussion

Public Lecture 22 May 2019

While every effort needs to be made to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in all sectors, it is clear that a net-zero target will require some greenhouse gas removal, also referred … read more »


Does When You Die Depend on Where You Live? Evidence from Hurricane Katrina | David Molitor

Research Seminar Serie 8 May 2019

David Molitor will be discussing his paper, co-authored with Tatyana Deryugina. Abstract We follow Medicare cohorts over time and space to estimate Hurricane Katrina’s long-run mortality effects on elderly and … read more »


There is no Planet B: A Handbook for the Make or Break Years

Public Lecture Sam Fankhauser 29 Apr 2019

The Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment and the Department of Geography and Environment present a talk by Mike Berners-Lee. Sustainability expert Mike Berners-Lee looks at the … read more »


Capital stranding cascades: The impact of decarbonisation on productive asset utilisation | Dr. Emanuele Campiglio

Capital stranding cascades: The impact of decarbonisation on productive asset utilisation | Dr. Emanuele Campiglio

Grantham Workshop Emanuele Campiglio 3 Apr 2019

Dr. Emanuele Campiglio, Assistant Professor – Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU), Visiting Fellow – London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). Emanuele will be discussing his paper … read more »