All pages with keywords: Michaelmas term 2014

Energy Transitions and the Industrial Revolution

Policy Seminar 28 Oct 2014

Energy transitions involve both changes in the price and availability of energy sources and biased technological change that acts to integrate the new energy carriers into production systems and improve … read more »


Confronting Climate Change: Economics, Fairness and Political Feasibility

Public Lecture 20 Oct 2014

How can climate change policies be designed to be not only environmentally effective but also cost-effective and fair? How can they be made more acceptable politically? Professor Lawrence H. Goulder’s … read more »


The Politics of Climate Change 2014: what cause for hope?

Public Lecture 14 Oct 2014

Professor Lord Giddens published The Politics of Climate Change in 2007 and is currently preparing a new edition in 2015. In this lecture, he will consider how much progress has … read more »


Planetary Economics: macroeconomics and international implications

Public Lecture 6 Nov 2014

Professor Grubb summarises the key arguments in his book, co-authored with Professors Hourcade and Neuhoff, assessing lessons from 20 years of debate on technology, economic dimensions of global energy and … read more »


Grantham Workshop – Joseph Mazor – Optimal Emissions Abatement: A Rights-Based Approach

Grantham Workshop 10 Dec 2014

Joe Mazor, an Assistant Professor based jointly at the Department of Government and the Department of Philosophy, will be the speaker for this seminar. Further details about Joe can be … read more »


Grantham Workshop – Erica Thompson – “2050 Global Calculator preview: challenges of providing climate information for decision-makers”

Grantham Workshop – Erica Thompson – “2050 Global Calculator preview: challenges of providing climate information for decision-makers”

Grantham Workshop Erica Thompson 26 Nov 2014

Erica Thompson, an Associate Researcher at the Grantham Research Institute will be the speaker for this seminar.


Grantham Workshop: Alina Averchenkova

Grantham Workshop: Alina Averchenkova

Grantham Workshop Alina Averchenkova 12 Nov 2014

Barriers to the case for accelerated low carbon transition: Analysis of the conversations with Chief Economists and Senior Policy Advisors read more »


Grantham Workshop – Karlygash Kuralbayeva – “Price Vs Quantity debate: the role of business cycle”

Grantham Workshop – Karlygash Kuralbayeva – “Price Vs Quantity debate: the role of business cycle”

Grantham Workshop Karlygash Kuralbayeva 29 Oct 2014

Karlygash Kuralbayeva, a Research Officer at the Grantham Research Institute will be the speaker for this seminar.


Grantham Workshop – Shaun Larcom – “Pre-colonial Institutions and Deforestation in Africa”

Grantham Workshop 15 Oct 2014

Dr Shaun Larcom from SOAS, University of London will speak about “(Pre-colonial) Institutions and Deforestation in Africa”. Further information about Dr Larcom can be found here.


RSS – Myles Allen – Stocks, flows and myopia: the challenge of limiting cumulative carbon emissions

Research Seminar Serie 3 Dec 2014

Myles Allen, Professor of Geosystem Science, Environmental Change Institute, School of Geography and the Environment and Department of Physics, University of Oxford One of the central findings of the IPCC … read more »