Policy-makers should tackle the twin opportunities of climate resilience and economic resilience together, argue Adrianna Kocornik-Mina and Sam Fankhauser of the Grantham Institute on Climate Change. [more...]
Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change
The Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment is a research centre at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).The Institute was established in May 2008, and has been funded by philanthropists Jeremy and Hannelore Grantham, through their Grantham Foundation for the Protection of the Environment. The mission of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment is to be a world-leading centre for policy-relevant research, teaching and training in climate change and the environment.
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There is some evidence that green jobs are growing at a faster rate than employment as a whole (albeit from a low base). But there are many claims and counter-claims about the effect of green growth o [more...]
Michael Jacobs summarises the economic and social forces ranged in favour of, and against, green growth and examines how likely it is to succeed in raising the priority of environmental policy in tough economic times. [more...]
Alex Bowen and Sam Fankhauser of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment come out in favour of 'green growth', arguing that it enriches policy debates in four important ways. [more...]