All pages with keywords: business and industry

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Searching for carbon leaks in multinational companies

a working paper by Antoine Dechezleprêtre, Caterina Gennaioli, Ralf Martin, Mirabelle Muûls 10 September, 2014

Does climate change policy cause companies to shift the location of production, thereby creating carbon leakage? We examine the impact of the European Union Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) on … read more »


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Burden or opportunity? How UK emissions reductions policies affect the competitiveness of businesses

a policy paper by Dimitri Zenghelis, Samuela Bassi 6 July, 2014

The ongoing review of the UK’s Fourth Carbon Budget is closely linked to the debate over the impact that domestic climate change policies can have on the competitiveness of businesses. … read more »


Climate change policies and the UK business sector: Overview, impacts & suggestions for reform

Climate change policies and the UK business sector: Overview, impacts & suggestions for reform

a briefing note by Samuela Bassi, Samuel Fankhauser, Antoine Dechezleprêtre 1 July, 2014

Presentation given at the 2014 World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economics in Istanbul on 1st July.



Energy use policies and carbon pricing in the UK

Energy use policies and carbon pricing in the UK

a policy report by Samuela Bassi, Alex Bowen, Samuel Fankhauser 4 November, 2013

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Climate change policies and the UK business sector: overview, impacts and suggestions for reform

a policy paper by Samuela Bassi, Antoine Dechezleprêtre, Samuel Fankhauser 1 November, 2013

The UK has a complex system of energy taxes which affect the business sector. Overlaps between taxes mean that carbon prices are uneven across sectors and fuels, and … read more »


Private-sector adaptation to climate risk

Private-sector adaptation to climate risk

a research article by Swenja Surminski 21 October, 2013

Reference Surminski, S. October 2013. Private-sector adaptation to climate risk. Nature Climate Change, v.3, pp.943-945.