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Nicholas Stern

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About the author and department

Personal webpages:
http://www.lse.ac.uk/economics/people/facultyPages/NicholasStern.aspx http://www.lse.ac.uk/GranthamInstitute/profile/nicholas-stern/

Economics Department:
http://www.lse.ac.uk/economics/home.aspx

Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment:
http://www.lse.ac.uk/granthamInstitute/

Relevant research

Stern, Nicholas (2008) ‘The Economics of Climate Change’, American Economic Review 98: 1-37. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/5554/

Zenghelis, Dimitri and Nicholas Stern (2009) ‘Principles for a Global Deal for Limiting the Risks from Climate Change’, Environmental and Resource Economics 43: 307-11. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/51576/

Stern, Nicholas (2009) A Blueprint for a Safer Planet, London: The Bodley Head. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/35716

Stern, Nicholas (2009) ‘Deciding our Future in Copenhagen: Will the World Rise to the Challenge of Climate Change? Policy Brief, December, Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment and Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/51574/

Evidence of impact

Brown, G. 2009. ‘Roadmap to Copenhagen’ speech, 26 June 2009. http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20090706064025/http://www.number10.gov.uk/Page19813%20

Webster, B. 2009. ‘Africa lowers sights to boost hopes of doing cut-price deal in Copenhagen’, The Times, 17 December. http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/news/world/article1844528.ece

Goldenberg, S. 2009. ‘US bids to break Copenhagen deadlock with support for $100bn climate fund’, The Guardian, 17 December. http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2009/dec/17/us-copenhagen-100bn-climate-fund

UNFCCC 2009. ‘Copenhagen Accord’. In: Report of the Conference of the Parties on its fifteenth session, held in Copenhagen from 7 to 19 December 2009. Addendum. Part Two: Action taken by the Conference of the Parties at its fifteenth session. http://unfccc.int/resource/docs/2009/cop15/eng/11a01.pdf

United Nations 2010. Report of the Secretary-General’s High-Level Advisory Group on Climate Change Financing. http://www.un.org/wcm/webdav/site/climatechange/shared/Documents/AGF_reports/AGF%20Report.pdf

UNFCCC 2011. ‘The Cancun Agreements: Outcome of the work of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Long-Term Cooperative Action under the Convention’. In: Report of the Conference of the Parties on its sixteenth session, held in Cancun from 29 November to 10 December 2010. Addendum. Part Two: Action taken by the Conference of the Parties at its sixteenth session. http://unfccc.int/resource/docs/2010/cop16/eng/07a01.pdf#page=2

UNFCCC 2012. ‘Outcome of the work of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Long-Term Cooperative Action under the Convention’. In: Report of the Conference of the Parties on its seventeenth session, held in Cancun from 29 November to 10 December 2010. Addendum. Part Two: Action taken by the Conference of the Parties at its seventeenth session. http://unfccc.int/resource/docs/2011/cop17/eng/09a01.pdf

Governments should act not on the basis of the likeliest outcome from climate change but on the risk of something really catastrophic. (2006, November 2). The Economist. Retrieved from http://www.economist.com/node/8108221

 A bad climate for development. (2009, September 17) The Economist. Retrieved from http://www.economist.com/node/14447171

Announcement of Stern's receipt of the Joseph A. Schumpeter Award 2015, with special mention of the Stern Review:
http://www.lse.ac.uk/newsAndMedia/news/archives/2015/03/NicholasSternSchumpeterAward.aspx

Relevant video and audio

Nicholas Stern’s TED talk on ‘The state of the climate and what we might do about it’ (September 2014): http://www.ted.com/talks/lord_nicholas_stern_the_state_of_the_climate_and_what_we_might_do_about_it

‘Our time is now or never’ talk by Nicholas Stern, sponsored by The Greening Campaign (April 2013): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0S-QcOsOoRs

‘Five challenges for saving the planet’, LSE Video (2009): http://richmedia.lse.ac.uk/research/20090612_fiveChallengesForSavingThePlanet.mp4

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