Green Growth: Conference

1 October, 2013

Welcome – Nicholas Stern (Chair of Grantham Research Institute, LSE) and Howard Bamsey (Director General, Global Green Growth Institute)

Papers presented by:

  • Justin Yifu Lin and Jintao Xu (Peking University) – Green Growth and Structural Transformation [in China]
  • Kirit Parikh (IRADe) – Inclusive Green Growth in India’s Aspirational Democracy – download presentation
  • Sjak Smulders (Tilburg), Michael Toman (World Bank), and Cees Withagen (VU University) – Growth theory and ‘green growth’
  • Ottmar Edenhofer and Michael Jakob (Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research) – Green Growth, Degrowth, and the Commons – download presentation
  • Kemal Derviş and Claire Langley (the Brookings Institution) – Economic Policy and Climate Change: a Reference Price for Carbon – download presentation
  • Philippe Aghion (Harvard), Daron Acemoğlu (MIT) and David Hémous (INSEAD) – Global environmental externalities and policy coordination – download presentation
  • Dani Rodrik (Institute for Advanced Study) – Green industrial policy
  • Stefan Dercon (Oxford University and DFID) – Do ‘green’ and ‘growth’ align? A development perspective
  • Paul Collier and Tony Venables (Oxford University)  – Climate change and fossil fuel extraction