All pages with keywords: GDP

Grantham Workshop | Humberto Llavador “Sustainability for a warming planet”

Grantham Workshop 30 Sep 2015

Humberto Llavador, a Visiting Senior Fellow at the Grantham Research Institute, will be the speaker for this seminar. In this seminar Humberto will be presenting his most recent book, details of … read more »


GDP (Gathering Different Preferences) – Old acronym, a fresh interpretation?

GDP (Gathering Different Preferences) – Old acronym, a fresh interpretation?

a commentary by Lin Yang 5 November, 2014

Original article posted on UNDP Human Development Reports Imagine for a moment that you are a baker. Now what would be on your list of essentials for an ultimate, everyday … read more »


How much will it cost to cut global greenhouse gas emissions?

Economists continue to model the costs of investment to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions and the different routes these cuts could take to avoid dangerous climate change. Earlier this year, … read more »


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 »