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28
Sep
2018

Climate risks beyond adaptation?

Type:
Book Launch
Venue:
London School of Economics, Tower 2, 9th Floor.

Book launch: “Loss and Damage from Climate Change. Concepts, Methods and Policy Options” The LSE Grantham Research Institute and the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), in collaboration with … read more »


3
Oct
2018

Experimental Evidence on the Economics of Rural Electrification | Catherine Wolfram

Type:
Research Seminar Series
Venue:
LSE, TW2, Room 9.04

Catherine Wolfram, University of California, Berkeley and NBER, will discuss her paper: Experimental Evidence on the Economics of Rural Electrification. Abstract We present results from an experiment that randomized the expansion … read more »


4
Oct
2018

The Grantham Research Institute at 10: What next for international climate action?

Type:
Public Lectures
Speaker:
Emma Howard Boyd (Chair, Environment Agency), Professor Dame Judith Rees (Vice Chair, Grantham Research Institute), Professor Lord Stern (Chair, Grantham Research Institute), Lord Turner (Chair, Institute for New Economic Thinking)
Venue:
Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building, 54 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2A 3LJ

In this event to celebrate the Grantham Research Institute’s 10th anniversary, the panel will explore how climate action needs to develop in the next 10 years to successfully deliver the … read more »


17
Oct
2018

Marshall Burke | Standford University

Type:
Research Seminar Series
Venue:
LSE, TW2, Room 9.04

Details of the paper from Marshall Burke of Stanford University will be posted here nearer the time of the seminar.


31
Oct
2018

Rick Van der Ploeg | Oxford Centre for the Analysis of Resource Rich Economies

Type:
Research Seminar Series
Venue:
LSE, TW2, Room 9.04

Details of the paper from Rick Van der Ploeg of Oxcarre will be posted here nearer the time of the seminar.


8
Nov
2018

Human rights and climate change

Type:
Public Lectures
Speaker:
Professor Myles Allen, Roberto Eugenio T Cadiz, Lord Carnwath, Dr Annalisa Savaresi, Dr Joana Setzer, Dr Stephen Humphreys
Venue:
Hong Kong Theatre, Clement's House, LSE London, UK

Hosted by the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment and LSE Law An expert panel will discuss the links between human rights and climate change, and whether … read more »


14
Nov
2018

Geoffrey Barrows | Ecole Polytechnique

Type:
Research Seminar Series
Venue:
LSE, TW2, Room 9.04

Details of the paper from Geoffrey Barrows of Ecole Polytechnique will be posted here nearer the time of the seminar.


26
Nov
2018

A New Era for Business

Type:
Public Lectures
Speaker:
Paul Polman, Nicholas Stern
Venue:
Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building, London School of Economics

In an era of declining trust, growing inequality and spiralling climate change, Paul Polman will talk about the changing role of business and the opportunities presented by the UN Sustainable Development Goals to deliver … read more »


28
Nov
2018

Sébastien Houde | ETH Zurich

Type:
Research Seminar Series
Venue:
LSE, TW2, Room 9.04

Details of the paper from Sébastien Houde of ETH Zurich will be posted here nearer the time of the seminar.


5
Dec
2018

Rohini Pande | Harvard Kennedy School

Type:
Research Seminar Series
Venue:
LSE, TW2, Room 9.04

Details of the paper from Rohini Pande of Harvard Kennedy School will be posted here nearer the time of the seminar.