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The current model of economic growth generated unprecedented increases in human wealth and prosperity during the 19th and 20th centuries. [...]
Heavier and more frequent rains are likely to lash the Philippines in the years ahead, according to a joint study by scholars from Oxford University, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Philippine Institute of Development Studies (PIDS). The study’s authors are the ADB’s Vinod Thomas, PIDS’ Jose Ramon Albert, and Oxford’s Cameron Hepburn. ….. […]
Fifty-nine leading economists united today in support of a price and limit on carbon pollution. In an open letter they urge all Members of Parliament and Senators to work towards lasting agreement on a fair, economically efficient and environmentally effective policy to price and limit carbon emissions … 2014 ECONOMISTS’ OPEN LETTER SUPPORTING A PRICE AND […]