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11
Jun
2018

LSE Executive Education course | Climate change: economics and governance

Type:
LSE Executive Education Courses
Venue:
London School of Economics, London, UK
Duration:
5 days

This multi-disciplinary five-day course provides an in-depth overview of the economics and governance of climate change, and the risks and opportunities they present for a range of organisations. read more »


6
Jun
2018

Gains from water markets: Micro-level evidence on agricultural water demand: Katrina Jessoe | RSS

Type:
Research Seminar Series
Speaker:
Katrina Jessoe
Venue:
London School of Economics, Tower 2, Room 9.04, Clement's Inn Passage, London, WC2A 2AZ

Katrina Jessoe, Associate Professor at University of California Davis, will be the speaker for this seminar. Katrina will be discussing her paper: Gains from water markets: Micro-level evidence on agricultural … read more »


4
Jun
2018

The fight for retreat: urban unbuilding in the era of climate change

Type:
Seminars
Speaker:
Liz Koslov, MIT
Venue:
20 Kingsway, London WC2A 2AE

Liz Koslov, MIT Much research reveals the devastating and unequal impacts of forced relocation and displacement in contexts ranging from disasters to urban regeneration. However, the effects of climate change … read more »


1
Jun
2018

Policies to finance energy efficiency

Type:
Grantham Workshop
Speaker:
Henry von Blumenthal, Peter Sweatman, Isidoro Tapia, Ioannis Orfanos, Dr. Radhika Khosla, Dr Gesche Huebner
Venue:
London School of Economics, Tower 2, Room 9.04, Clement's Inn Passage, London, WC2A 2AZ

This half-day event, hosted by the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics and Political Science will draw on the insights of … read more »


31
May
2018

Energy related financial literacy, bounded rationality and the energy efficiency gap

Type:
Public Lectures
Speaker:
Professor Massimo Filippini
Venue:
London School of Economics, Tower 2, Room 9.04, Clement's Inn Passage, London, WC2A 2AZ

There is evidence that many individuals make suboptimal investment decisions when the benefits and costs associated with that decision are distributed over time.  One example is the decision to adopt … read more »


30
May
2018

Grantham Workshop | Francois Cohen

Type:
Grantham Workshop
Speaker:
Francois Cohen
Venue:
London School of Economics, Tower 2, Room 9.04, Clement's Inn Passage, London, WC2A 2AZ

This workshop will be given by Francois Cohen, a Grantham Research Institute Visiting Fellow.


23
May
2018

Biodiversity and Economic Land Use – Matthew Cole | RSS

Type:
Research Seminar Series
Speaker:
Matthew Cole
Venue:
London School of Economics, Tower 2, Room 9.04, Clement's Inn Passage, London, WC2A 2AZ

Matt Cole, Professor of Environmental Economics at the University of Birmingham, will be the speaker for this seminar. He will be discussing his paper Biodiversity and Economic Land Use which … read more »


16
May
2018

Grantham Workshop | Christian Siderius

Type:
Grantham Workshop
Speaker:
Christian Siderius
Venue:
London School of Economics, Tower 2, Room 9.04, Clement's Inn Passage, London, WC2A 2AZ

This workshop will be given by Christian Siderius, a Research Officer at Grantham Research Institute.


11
May
2018

The economic cost of air pollution: Evidence from Europe

Type:
Seminars
Speaker:
Antoine Dechezlepretre
Venue:
London School of Economics, Room 9.04 TW2, Clement's Inn Passage, London, WC2A 2AZ

During this seminar Antoine Dechezlepretre will be speaking on his latest paper “The economic cost of air pollution: Evidence from Europe” co-authored with Nicholas Rivers (University of Ottawa) and Balazs Stadler (OECD). Abstract … read more »


9
May
2018

Energy Efficiency Standards Are More Regressive Than Energy Taxes: Theory and Evidence |RS

Type:
Research Seminar Series
Speaker:
Arik Levinson
Venue:
London School of Economics, Tower 2, Room 9.04, Clement's Inn Passage, London, WC2A 2AZ

Arik Levinson, a Professor in the Department of Economics at Georgetown University, will be the speaker for this seminar. Abstract Economists promote energy taxes as cost-effective. But policymakers raise concerns … read more »


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