All pages with keywords: income

Do natural disasters change savings and employment choices? Evidence from Pakistan

Do natural disasters change savings and employment choices? Evidence from Pakistan

a working paper by Shaikh Eskander, Sam Fankhauser, Shikha Jha, Samavia Batool, Ayesha Qaisrani 12 February, 2018

This research investigates the economic response of rural households in Pakistan to natural disasters, particularly the extent to which they adjust their savings and income strategies in response to floods. read more »


Income inequality and carbon consumption: evidence from environmental Engel curves

Income inequality and carbon consumption: evidence from environmental Engel curves

a working paper by Lutz Sager 17 November, 2017

This paper analyses the relationship between the distribution of income and the carbon dioxide content of household consumption in the US, describing a potential ‘equity-pollution dilemma’ and proposing a method to quantify it. read more »


CISPS | Would income redistribution result in higher aggregate emissions?

CISPS | Would income redistribution result in higher aggregate emissions?

Climate Change, Inequality & Social Policy Seminar Lutz Sager 27 Apr 2017

Would income redistribution result in higher aggregate emissions? Lutz Sager (Grantham Research Institute, LSE) Discussants: Professor Angela Druckman (Centre for the Understanding of Sustainable Prosperity, University of Surrey) Ian Gough, … read more »


RSS – Sol Hsiang – “Does the Environment Still Matter? Daily Temperature and Income in the United States”

Research Seminar Serie 28 Jan 2015

Sol Hsiang of UC Berkeley will be the speaker for this seminar. Sol will be discussing his paper “Does the Environment Still Matter? Daily Temperature and Income in the United States” … read more »