Published in: Environment and Development Economics. Vol 20, Issue 03, June 2015, pp 380 – 406. DOI: 10.1017/S1355770X14000692, Published online: 25 November 2014. Abstract Developing countries are vulnerable to the … read more »
This paper argues in favour of a reform of the European Union Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) that makes the system more responsive to unexpected price shocks. The paper proposed … read more »
Large trees (d.b.h. ≥ 70 cm) store large amounts of biomass. Several studies suggest that large trees may be vulnerable to changing climate, potentially leading to declining forest biomass storage. Here we … read more »
Feist, M. and Fuchs, D. 2013. Zeitschrift für Außen- und Sicherheitspolitik [Journal of Foreign and Security Policy] 6 (special issue 5), pp. 197–209.
Assessing agricultural risks of climate change in the 21st century in a global gridded crop model intercomparison
Rosenzweig, C., Elliott, J., Deryng, D., et al. (2014). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111(9), pp.3268–3273.
Observations on the role of the private sector in the UNFCCC’s loss and damage of climate change work programme
Private sector engagement, particularly in relation to public policy based action and strategy, has become a buzz word in most policy areas, but this is often … read more »
The structural shift to green services: a two-sector growth model with public capital and open-access resources
– Forthcoming in Structural Change and Economic Dynamics (Dec 2014). The expansion of the share of economic activity taking place in sectors with low or no … read more »
Frigg, R., L.A. Smith, D. A. Stainforth. In: Philosophy of Science, December 2013.
Safeguarding development aid against climate change: evaluating progress and identifying best practice
Official development assistance (ODA) currently totals around $130 billion USD per year, an order of magnitude greater than international climate finance. To safeguard development progress and secure the long-term effectiveness … read more »
Using a simple two-period model of the economy, we demonstrate the potential effects of natural disasters on economic growth over the medium to long term. In particular, we focus on the effect of such shocks on investment. read more »