Les publications de la Chaire

Les objectifs écologiques et sociaux font-ils partie du mandat des banques centrales ?

2020
Auteurs :
Esther Jeffers et Dominique Plihon

Cet article analyse l’évolution historique du central banking afin d’éclairer les réflexions sur le rôle des Banques centrales face aux crises actuelles: financière, écologique, sanitaire.

Techno-economic assessment of solar energy coupling with large-scale desalination plant: The case of Morocco

2020
Auteurs :
Maryème Kettani et Philippe Bandelier

This paper examines the cost competitiveness of an extra-large-scale (275,000 m3/d) solar-powered desalination, taking as a case study the Chtouka Ait Baha plant in Morocco.

Behavioural perspectives for post-pandemic environmental policy

2020
Auteurs :
Guy Meunier and Ingmar Schumacher

In this article we use the recent Covid-19 crisis to investigate what motivates individuals in their decisions to deal with two externalities, namely disease transmission, in particular social distancing, and the willingness to undertake green expenditure.

No-regret Pollution Abatement Options: A Correction of Bréchet and Jouvet (2009)

2020
Auteurs :
Antonin Pottier, Adrien Nguyen-Huu

In "Why environmental management may yield no-regret pollution abatement options", Ecological Economics, 2009, Bréchet and Jouvet claim to have theoretically shown that profits maximizing firms can reduce pollution compared to laissez-faire and increase their profits. We correct multiple errors in their paper, with the conclusion that their claim no longer stands.

Credit Risk Sensitivity to Carbon Price

2020
Auteurs :
Vincent Bouchet et Theo Le Guenedal

Based on the 2018 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change scenarios, this article studies the credit risk sensitivity of 795 international companies to carbon prices.

Électrification en Afrique subsaharienne : les effets sur la scolarisation des enfants et l’emploi des femmes

2020
Auteurs :
Emile Tenezakis & Ahmed Tritah

Nous étudions les effets de l’accès à l’électricité sur l’usage du temps, l’emploi et l’éducation des enfants et des femmes en Afrique subsaharienne.

A systematic review of the energy and climate impacts of teleworking

2020
Auteurs :
Andrew Hook, Victor Court Benjamin K Sovacool and Steve Sorrell

The aim of this article is to identify the conditions under which teleworking leads to a net reduction in economy-wide energy consumption, and the circumstances where benefits may be outweighed by unintended impacts.

Regional clusters for the energy transition a cost-benefit analysis

2020
Auteurs :
François TEYSSIER D’ORFEUIL

This report uses the cost-benefit analysis framework to assess the economic efficiency of the Zero Emission Valley, both from the private and public perspectives, compared to a diesel mobility status quo scenario.

Quelles politiques publiques pour la filière hydrogène ? Les enseignements tirés du cas des bus urbains

2020
Auteurs :
Guy Meunier, Jean Pierre Ponssard

Cette note identifie les deux handicaps majeurs que doit surmonter la filière hydrogène dans les transports et s'appuie sur l'exemple des bus pour illustrer les politiques publiques permettant de surmonter ces obstacles.

Sustainable finance in Japan

2020
Auteurs :
Kim Schumacher, Hugues Chenet & Ulrich Volz

This article examines the role of sustainable finance and investment in Japan and how the Japanese financial sector can mitigate growing climate risks and support Japan's transition towards a zero-carbon, sustainable economy.