All pages with keywords: benefit–cost analysis

The economics of 1.5°C climate change

The economics of 1.5°C climate change

a research article by Simon Dietz, Alex Bowen, Baran Doda, Ajay Gambhir, Rachel Warren 27 September, 2018

The economic case for limiting warming to 1.5°C is unclear, due to manifold uncertainties. However, it cannot be ruled out that the 1.5°C target passes a cost-benefit test. Costs are … read more »


Grantham Workshop | Roger Fouquet “The welfare effects of technological revolutions”

Grantham Workshop | Roger Fouquet “The welfare effects of technological revolutions”

Grantham Workshop Roger Fouquet 16 Nov 2016

Roger Fouquet, Associate Professorial Research Fellow at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, will be the speaker for this seminar. The title of Roger’s presentation is ‘The … read more »


Benefit–cost analysis of non-marginal climate and energy projects

a research article by Simon Dietz, Cameron Hepburn 21 November, 2013

Conventional benefit–cost analysis incorporates the normally reasonable assumption that the policy or project under examination is marginal. Among the assumptions this entails is that the policy or project is … read more »


Comparing Costs and Benefits

a commentary by Dimitri Zenghelis 20 January, 2011

Review of Bjorn Lomborg’s book “Smart Solutions to Climate Change” read more »