All pages with keywords: environmental policies

Osborne’s anti-green agenda is strangling growth, New Statesman,

Osborne’s anti-green agenda is strangling growth, New Statesman,

a commentary by Michael Jacobs 12 March, 2013

The government’s refusal to commit to a decarbonisation target is preventing the creation of tens of thousands of manufacturing jobs. The New Statesman


Green social democracy

Green social democracy

a commentary by Michael Jacobs 21 January, 2013

We are living through not one but two crises of capitalism. The first one – the economic crisis which has followed the financial crash of 2008 – everyone knows about. … 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 »