All pages with keywords: climate change

First ever EU-wide climate court case asks for more ambition in cutting emissions

a commentary by Joana Setzer 30 May, 2018

Last week families from across the EU launched the first strategic climate court case against the European Union (EU). Some European governments have already been challenged in court on their … read more »


Climate change, development, poverty and economics

Climate change, development, poverty and economics

a working paper by Sam Fankhauser, Nicholas Stern 17 October, 2016

Putting the SDGs and Paris Agreement together, the agreements of 2015 have given us, for the first time, a global agenda for sustainable development applying to all countries. This paper sets out the implications of this agenda, and climate change in particular, for development economics and development policy. read more »


The Politics of Climate Change 2014: what cause for hope?

Public Lecture 14 Oct 2014

Professor Lord Giddens published The Politics of Climate Change in 2007 and is currently preparing a new edition in 2015. In this lecture, he will consider how much progress has … read more »


The US and Action on Climate Change

The US and Action on Climate Change

a policy publication by Alex Bowen, Samuela Bassi 1 May, 2014

Bowen, Alex, 2014. Chapter in: The Global Development of Policy Regimes to Combat Climate Change, World Scientific Publishing. Link to publisher


Dr Robert Falkner – International relations and global action on climate change

Dr Robert Falkner – International relations and global action on climate change

Public Lecture Robert Falkner 4 Feb 2013

In this lecture, Dr Robert Falkner explores the challenges of international action on climate change from the perspective of politics and international relations. This talk includes an introduction to international … read more »


Connie Hedegaard – Negotiating a New International Response to Climate Change

Connie Hedegaard – Negotiating a New International Response to Climate Change

Public Lecture Judith Rees 1 Oct 2008

Part of the FT Business – LSE European Institute ‘The Future of Europe’ lecture series, with the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment Chair: Professor Judith Rees, … read more »