Coordination of sectoral climate policies and life-cycle emissions

The present paper addresses the issue of sectoral policy coordination, especially when Pigovian carbon pricing is unavailable. It analyzes the optimal allocation of mitigation effort among two vertically connected sectors, an upstream (e.g. electricity) and a downstream (e.g. transportation) one.

Extending the limits of the abatement cost

The paper examines the relevant cost benefit framework for state agencies investigating the potential of local projects to mitigate climate change. We propose a new metric that incorporates into the analytical framework the dynamic interactions between the project and its continuation.

How to re-conceptualise and re-integrate climate finance into society through ecological accounting?

We propose an exploratory and theoretical study which introduces how and why a particular and innovative ecological accounting approach, the CARE model, currently called upon by a growing number of practitioners and researchers, is a relevant framework to re-conceptualise the issue of climate finance

Expenditure elasticity and income elasticity of GHG emissions: A survey of literature on household carbon footprint

The article examines the relationship between a household’s income and its carbon emissions (the carbon footprint). It is found that, generally, the carbon footprint grows less rapidly than expenditure, and confirms that the income elasticity is lower than the expenditure elasticity

Workshop – Modélisation Stock Flux Cohérente (SFC) et changement climatique

Téléchargez les présentations des intervenants du workshop organisé le 5/10/21 sur le thème de l’intégration du changement climatique dans la modélisation macroéconomique SFC.

From words to deeds? Climate change and the European Central Bank

Using textual analysis methods, we study how the topic of climate change has appeared and evolved in the speeches of the ECB’s Executive Board members since 1997.

It takes two to dance: Institutional dynamics and climate-related financial policies

This article studies how institutional dynamics might affect and be affected by the implementation of climate-related financial policies.

Better safe than sorry: macroprudential policy, Covid 19 and climate change

This article point out why current banking regulation is not adequate to face risks whose origin is grounded outside financial markets and offer avenues for reforming macroprudential regulation.

L’hydrogène et la transition énergétique dans les transports – Quelques apports de la théorie économique

Cette note illustre comment deux concepts clés de la théorie économique, l’effet de réseau et l’effet d’expérience, peuvent contribuer à éclairer les enjeux sous-jacents dans une analyse coût bénéfice des projets d’hydrogène dans les transports.

Pourquoi investir dans le vert et le brun ? Une expérience sur des professionnels de la finance

Nous évaluons l’impact d’externalités environnementales sur les décisions de portefeuille dans le cadre d’une expérience en laboratoire sur des professionnels de la finance et...