Involving the private sector and PPPs in financing public investments: some opportunities and challenges
With Amar Bhattacharya, Annalisa Vinella and Kezhou Xiao. In: Ahmad, Niu and Xiao (2018), Fiscal Underpinnings for Sustainable Development in China, Springer 2018.
Towards monitoring and managing sub-national liabilities in China: lessons from the balance sheet of County K
With Xiaorong Zhang. In: Ahmad, Niu and Xiao (2018), Fiscal Underpinnings for Sustainable Development in China, Springer 2018.
In: Ahmad, Niu and Xiao (2018), Fiscal Underpinnings for Sustainable Development in China, Springer 2018.
This book collects high-quality papers on issues related to the rebalancing strategy in China, new clean cities as “hubs’’, liability management, and involving the private sector, including through PPPs, with … read more »
Benchmarks within emissions trading schemes are used to determine the level of free allocation of permits to sectors at the risk of carbon leakage. This paper analyses how the design of such benchmarks can impact on firms’ production decisions and create efficient incentives for production and technology choices. read more »
This research examines adoption of gas as a heating fuel in Ireland. The researchers provide an analysis that simulates gas network expansions yet to be undertaken and the potential impact of these on uptake of gas and the associated changes in CO2 emissions. read more »
Global economic growth and agricultural land conversion under uncertain productivity improvements in agriculture
We study how stochasticity in the evolution of agricultural productivity interacts with economic and population growth at the global level. We use a two-sector Schumpeterian model of growth, in … read more »
This article examines the effects of corporate tax on these location decisions of newly established multinational subsidiaries across 26 European countries over an 8-year period. We contribute to the … read more »
This paper sets out responses to selected questions from the the UK government’s consultation on its proposal for a more streamlined and effective energy and carbon reporting framework. read more »