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Lord Stern comments on the publication of the proposed Fifth Carbon Budget

 30 June, 2016

Lord Stern comments on the decision by the UK Government to accept the advice of the expert and independent Committee on Climate Change to set the Fifth Carbon Budget. read more »


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Lord Stern responds to speech by Amber Rudd

Press release  29 June, 2016

Response from Lord Stern to a speech by Amber Rudd, the UK Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, in which she reaffirmed the Government’s long term climate change goals in the light of the recent vote by the UK to leave the EU. read more »



RI Europe 2016: Ten-point set of voluntary standards for ESG data launched

RI Europe 2016: Ten-point set of voluntary standards for ESG data launched

in the news Simon Dietz  24 June, 2016

How can investors assess companies’ low carbon strategies? Are companies making a sufficient contribution to the goals of a low carbon economy? The Transition Pathway Initiative will help investors address these questions. read more »



Global Environmental Change journal sees boost in Impact Factor

Global Environmental Change journal sees boost in Impact Factor

an announcement featuring Declan Conway  20 June, 2016

Global Environmental Change, whose co-editor-in-chief is Declan Conway, saw a 5.679 increase in its Impact Factor during 2015. Global Environmental Change is a peer-reviewed international journal publishing high quality, theoretically … read more »


How to fuel a rewarding culture

How to fuel a rewarding culture

in the news Greer Gosnell  17 June, 2016

FT, 17 June 2016


Tse-Ling Teh awarded prestigious Ernst Meyer Prize

an announcement featuring Tse-Ling Teh  16 June, 2016

Tse-Ling Teh, a Research Officer at the Grantham Research Institute has been awarded the prestigious Ernst Meyer Prize for her dissertation “Governing Uncertainty: Financial Policies for Risk”. read more »


AERE Summer Conference: Papers on Developing Countries

AERE Summer Conference: Papers on Developing Countries

in the news Teevrat Garg  16 June, 2016

Round-up papers on Developing Countries presented at the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists Summer Conference. 15 June 2016.