All pages with keywords: business cycles

How to price carbon in good times … and bad!

How to price carbon in good times … and bad!

a research article by Baran Doda 22 October, 2015

This article focuses on the relationship between the design of carbon pricing instruments and business cycle fluctuations. read more »


The price vs quantity debate: climate policy and the role of business cycles

The price vs quantity debate: climate policy and the role of business cycles

a working paper by Karlygash Kuralbayeva, Anna Grodecka 27 January, 2015

What is the optimal instrument design and choice for a regulator attempting to control emissions by private agents in face of uncertainty arising from business cycles? In applying Weitzman’s result … read more »


How to price carbon in good times… and bad

a policy report by Baran Doda 12 December, 2014

Responsive cap-and-trade systems and carbon taxes can improve climate change policy by allowing higher greenhouse gas emissions during times of economic expansions and lower emissions during recessions. read more »


Grantham Workshop – Karlygash Kuralbayeva – “Price Vs Quantity debate: the role of business cycle”

Grantham Workshop – Karlygash Kuralbayeva – “Price Vs Quantity debate: the role of business cycle”

Grantham Workshop Karlygash Kuralbayeva 29 Oct 2014

Karlygash Kuralbayeva, a Research Officer at the Grantham Research Institute will be the speaker for this seminar.


Evidence on business cycles and CO2 emissions

Evidence on business cycles and CO2 emissions

a research article by Baran Doda 28 June, 2014

CO2 emissions and GDP move together over the business cycle. Most climate change researchers would agree with this statement despite the absence of a study that formally analyzes the relationship between emissions and GDP at business cycle frequencies. The paper provides a rigorous empirical analysis of this relationship in a comprehensive cross-country panel by decomposing the emissions and GDP series into their growth and cyclical components using the HP filter. read more »


Emissions GDP relationship in times of growth and decline

Emissions GDP relationship in times of growth and decline

a working paper by Baran Doda 1 June, 2013

This empirical paper focuses on the relationship between changes in GDP and CO2 emissions as a country’s economy moves through periods of growth and decline. Using … read more »


Evidence on CO2 emissions and business cycles

Evidence on CO2 emissions and business cycles

a working paper by Baran Doda 1 April, 2012

CO2 emissions and GDP are positively correlated over the business cycle. Most climate change researchers would agree with the preceding intuitive statement despite the absence of … read more »


Environmental policy and the economic downturn

Environmental policy and the economic downturn

a research article by Alex Bowen, Nicholas Stern 18 March, 2010

This paper considers how environmental policies should respond to macroeconomic downturns. It first explores the implications of the global economic downturn of 2008–9 for environmental policies, focusing in particular … read more »


Environment policy and the economic downturn

Environment policy and the economic downturn

a working paper by Alex Bowen, Nicholas Stern 22 January, 2010

We consider how environmental policies should respond to macroeconomic downturns. We first explore the implications of the global economic downturn of 2008-2009 for environmental policies, focusing, … read more »