All pages with keywords: air pollution


Statistical corruption in Beijing’s air quality data has likely ended in 2012

Statistical corruption in Beijing’s air quality data has likely ended in 2012

a research article by Thomas Stoerk 18 February, 2016

This research documents changes in likely misreporting in official air quality data from Beijing for the years 2008–2013. It is shown that, consistent with prior research, the official Chinese … read more »


Grantham Workshop | Sefi Roth ‘The contemporaneous effect of indoor air pollution on cognitive performance’

Grantham Workshop 14 Oct 2015

Sefi Roth, a Fellow in Environmental Economics at the London School of Economics, will be the speaker for this seminar. He will present his paper: “The Contemporaneous Effect of Indoor Air Pollution … read more »


Statistical corruption in Beijing’s air quality data has likely ended in 2012

a working paper by Thomas Stoerk 28 May, 2015

This research documents changes in likely misreporting in official air quality data from Beijing for the years 2008 to 2013. The findings suggest that misreporting of air quality data for Beijing has likely ended in 2012. read more »


Urban development and air pollution:  Evidence from a global panel of cities

Urban development and air pollution: Evidence from a global panel of cities

a working paper by Charles Palmer, Christian Hilber 19 December, 2014

Study examines air pollution concentration in 75 urban areas between 2005 and 2011. Focuses specifically on the impacts of changes in the urban environment and transportation mode on pollution. A … read more »


Grantham Workshop – Thomas Stoerk – “Heaven is High and the Emperor is Far Away: The Political Economy of Air Pollution in China”

Grantham Workshop – Thomas Stoerk – “Heaven is High and the Emperor is Far Away: The Political Economy of Air Pollution in China”

Grantham Workshop Thomas Stoerk 4 Feb 2015

Thomas Stoerk, a Research Student at the Grantham Research Institute will be the speaker for this seminar.


RSS | Juan-Pablo Montero

Research Seminar Serie 13 May 2015

Juan-Pablo Montero of Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile will be the speaker for this seminar. Abstract for Juan-Pablo’s paper: “Adopting a cleaner technology: The effect of driving restrictions on fleet turnover” … read more »


The slow search for solutions: lessons from historical energy transitions by sector and service.

The slow search for solutions: lessons from historical energy transitions by sector and service.

a research article by Roger Fouquet 3 June, 2010

Fouquet, R. 2010. Energy Policy, v.38, pp.6586-96.