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Climate change mitigation as catastrophic risk management

a research article by Simon Dietz 18 November, 2014

Since Nicholas Stern published his influential ‘Review on the Economics of Climate Change’ for the British government in 2006, economists have become increasingly interested in how the value of climate policy, especially the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions at the global level, depends on risk and uncertainty. New lines of research make the case that mitigating climate change is above all an exercise in catastrophic risk management. read more »


An Independent National Adaptation Programme for England

An Independent National Adaptation Programme for England

An Independent National Adaptation Programme for England read more »