All pages with keywords: development

China’s leadership on sustainable infrastructure: lessons for the world

China’s leadership on sustainable infrastructure: lessons for the world

a policy publication by Nicholas Stern, Isabella Neuweg, Patrick Curran 18 July, 2017

China is taking an active leadership role in a new global agenda that has sustainable infrastructure at its heart – an agenda that is starting to address the … read more »


Driving sustainable development through better infrastructure: Key elements of a transformation program

a policy publication by Amar Bhattacharya, Jeremy Oppenheim, Nicholas Stern 13 July, 2015

Paper produced with The Brookings Institute and The New Climate Economy The U.N. Conference on Financing for Development at Addis Ababa provides a historic opportunity to reach consensus on a … read more »


Financing for Sustainable Development

Financing for Sustainable Development

a research article by Sam Fankhauser 24 November, 2014

Fankhauser, S. and D.W. Pearce (2014). Book chapter in: G. Atkinson, S. Dietz, E. Neumayer and M. Agarwala, eds. Handbook of Sustainable Development. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.


Raising finance to support developing country action: some economic considerations

Raising finance to support developing country action: some economic considerations

a research article by Alex Bowen 20 June, 2011

This article explores the principles that should guide efforts to raise finance for climate action in developing countries. The main conclusions are that, first, there is an important role … read more »


Raising finance to support developing country action: some economic considerations

Raising finance to support developing country action: some economic considerations

a working paper by Alex Bowen 1 January, 2011

This article explores the principles that should guide efforts to raise finance for climate action in developing countries. The main conclusions are that:First, there is an … read more »


Adaptation investments: a resource allocation framework

Adaptation investments: a resource allocation framework

a research article by Rhona Barr, Sam Fankhauser 19 July, 2010

Additional finance for adaptation is an important element of the emerging international climate change framework. This paper discusses how adaptation funding may be allocated among developing countries in a … read more »