Things tagged 'technology'
Wealth is a stock, not a flow. The country with the highest flow of GDP in a particular year is [...]
Will China cause or save the rest of the world from catastrophic climate change? Katerina Kimmorley talks to Dr Cameron Hepburn, Senior Research Fellow at the Grantham Institute.
Climate change is going to be high on the agenda as the Group of 8 most industrialised nations meet in Italy this week. It will also hit the headlines in a very large way in December when the United Nations Climate Change Summit is held in Copenhagen, Denmark. However, though there is much agreement that […]
There are two ways to look at the expenditure that will be required if the world is to make a serious attempt to curb global warming. As always in the analysis of climate change, there are enormous uncertainties, both about the science and the economics. But calculations set out in a report from Shell Springboard, […]
New research suggests that global commerce could receive a ($1 trillion) £530bn boost from “green business” over the next five years as concerted international action creates large markets for technologies and products designed to tackle climate change. … Smale and co-author Cameron Hepburn, a Fellow in Climate Policy at Oxford University, have estimated the cost […]