All pages with keywords: regulation

Insurance and climate risk: the critical role of regulators

Commentary 14 November, 2018

By Dave Jones, California Insurance Commissioner (January 2011–January 2019) Insurance regulators have a critical role to play in making sure insurance companies are addressing the risks associated with climate change. … read more »



Grantham Workshop | Thomas Stoerk “Challenges for regulation in developing countries: evidence from air pollution control in China

Grantham Workshop | Thomas Stoerk “Challenges for regulation in developing countries: evidence from air pollution control in China

Grantham Workshop Thomas Stoerk 21 Sep 2016

Thomas Stoerk, a Research Student at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, will be the speaker for this seminar.


Tough love

Tough love

a commentary by Dimitri Zenghelis 27 October, 2015

Llewellyn Consulting, 27 October 2014


Grantham Workshop | Charles Palmer ‘On the impact of land use regulations on domestic energy consumption: panel data evidence for England’

Grantham Workshop | Charles Palmer ‘On the impact of land use regulations on domestic energy consumption: panel data evidence for England’

Grantham Workshop Charles Palmer 25 Nov 2015

Charles Palmer, Assistant Professor of Environment and Development at the London School of Economics, will be the speaker for this seminar. Urban development associated with ‘compact cities’ is synonymous with sustainability. … read more »


New report exposes myth that green regulations inflict major harm on business competitiveness and economic growth

Press release 14 November, 2014

Environmental regulations only reduce productivity and employment by a small amount, and can boost economic growth by encouraging innovation by businesses, according to a new report published today (14 November … read more »


Environmental regulation and the cross-border diffusion of new technology: Evidence from automobile patents

Environmental regulation and the cross-border diffusion of new technology: Evidence from automobile patents

a research article by Antoine Dechezleprêtre, Eric Neumayer 4 September, 2014

Examines the impact of environmental regulation on the international diffusion of new technology through the patent system read more »


Professor David Vogel – Precautionary Politics: explaining the shift in global regulatory leadership from the United States to Europe

Professor David Vogel – Precautionary Politics: explaining the shift in global regulatory leadership from the United States to Europe

Public Lecture Robert Falkner 10 May 2012

Hosted by LSE’s Department of International Relations and the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment Since 1990, the United States and the European Union have traded places. … read more »


Trade-related CO2 emission transfers: production versus consumption-based regulation

Policy Seminar 9 Nov 2012

Part of Climate Change & Environment (CC&E) Seminar Series – Michaelmas Term 2012 – jointly hosted by LSE Department of Geography and the Grantham Research Institute Speaker: Robert Marschinski, Visiting … read more »


Environmental regulation and the cross-border diffusion of new technology: evidence from automobile patents

Environmental regulation and the cross-border diffusion of new technology: evidence from automobile patents

a working paper by Antoine Dechezleprêtre, Richard Perkins, Eric Neumayer 1 February, 2012

This article examines the impact of environmental regulation within countries, as well as regulatory distance between countries on international technology transfer. read more »