All pages with keywords: manufacturing

New report finds decisive policy action could bring UK big opportunities from zero-emission and autonomous vehicles

Press release 13 February, 2020

Zero-emission and autonomous vehicles present significant growth potential for the UK, and diverse employment opportunities across future supply chains for a range of goods and services, according to a new report published today (13 February 2020). read more »


Seizing sustainable growth opportunities from zero emission passenger vehicles in the UK

a policy publication by Sam Unsworth, Anna Valero, Ralf Martin, Dennis Verhoeven 12 February, 2020

The UK needs to adopt a strategic approach to decarbonisation and the transition to net-zero economic growth. This report focuses on the goods and services related to passenger vehicles, identifying the multiple areas in which the UK could be competitive: opportunities lie in diverse goods and services across value chains and stages of innovation. read more »


The role of power prices in structural transformation: Evidence from the Philippines

a research article by Majah-Leah Ravago, Arlan Brucal, James Roumasset, Jan Carlo Punongbayan 30 April, 2019

This paper examines the role of power prices on deindustrialization. read more »


The role of power prices in structural transformation: evidence from the Philippines

a working paper by Majah-Leah Ravago, Arlan Brucal, James Roumasset, Jan Carlo Punongbayan 12 December, 2018

The authors of this paper aim to illuminate how high power prices can exacerbate premature deindustrialisation, using data from 33 countries and regional data from the Philippines. read more »


Energy savings through foreign acquisitions? Evidence from Indonesian manufacturing plants

Energy savings through foreign acquisitions? Evidence from Indonesian manufacturing plants

a working paper by Arlan Brucal, Inessa Love, Beata Javorcik 18 January, 2018

Using data from Indonesia, this study concludes that FDI can serve as a channel for international transfer of environmentally-friendly technologies and practices, thus directly contributing to environmental progress. read more »