All pages with keywords: pollution

RSS | Andrew Yates ‘Distributional effects of air pollution from electric vehicle adoption’

Research Seminar Serie 7 Dec 2016

Andrew Yates, Associate Professor in the Department of Economics at the University of North Carolina, will be the speaker at this event. Andrew will present his paper entitled ‘Distributional effects of … read more »

Public lecture | The global energy and growth challenge: Facts and directions for policy

Public Lecture 28 May 2015

Chair: Professor Robin Burgees Discussant: Professor Lord Nicholas Stern Economic growth depends critically on access to reliable energy. However, in much of the world, access to energy remains low and … read more »

Pollution and Mortality in the 19th Century

Seminar 30 Mar 2015

Professor W. Walker Hanlon considers evidence that industrial pollution had an important effect on mortality in the second half of the 19th century. read more »

Professor Masako Ikefuji – Climate Change, Economic Growth, and Health

Seminar 24 Mar 2011

Seminar on paper that studies the interplay between climate, health, and the economy in a stylised world with four heterogeneous regions, labelled ‘West’ (cold and rich), ‘China’ (cold and poor), … read more »