Les publications de la Chaire

Reaching Brazil’s National Determined Contributions: An Assessment of the Key Transitions in Final Demand and Employment

2018
Auteurs :
Florent Mc Isaac, Daniel Bastidas

Using Brazil’s industrial structure and its interdependence, we evaluate the minimal changes in final demand that are needed to achieve their NDC and study the impacts that such changes could cause to the employment by industry in the country. 

Une réévaluation du débat sur la Grande Divergence

2018
Auteurs :
Victor Court

Dans cet article, j’examine d’abord les données les plus récentes pour déterminer quand la Petite et la Grande Divergence économiques se sont produites.  Ensuite,...  

Une estimation de différents rendements exergétique minimums requis pour la société

2018
Auteurs :
Victor Court

Cet article montre qu'il est possible de calculer plusieurs ratios de rendement exergétique minimaux par rapport aux différentes efficacités agrégées de conversion de l'exergie

Hicksian Traverse Revisited: Conditions for the Energy Transition

2018
Auteurs :
Adrien Nguyen-Huu, Antonin Pottier

This article analyzes the transition dynamics, what Hicks called the traverse, from one equilibrium toward another one—and the conditions for such a transfer—in a bi-sectoral economy under technological shocks.

Un modèle phénoménologique simple de la dynamique de population mondiale

2018
Auteurs :
Victor Court, Florent Mc Isaac

Dans cet article, nous concevons un modèle phénoménologique de la dynamique mondiale de la population humaine en utilisant le produit mondial brut comme variable d'entrée exogène pour déterminer le taux de natalité et de mortalité de chaque groupe d'âge.

Foreign Demand and Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Empirical Evidence with Implications for Leakage

2018
Auteurs :
Geoffrey Barrows and Hélène Ollivier

In this paper, we estimate for the first time how production and emissions of manufacturing firms in one country respond to foreign demand shocks in trading partner markets.

Why conditional subsidies for risky innovative green projects should be prefered to flat subsidies

2018
Auteurs :
Guy Meunier, Jean-Pierre Ponssard

This paper analyzes the potential benefit of using subsidies conditional on success or failure of an R&D program, rather than a flat subsidy.

Optimal Policy and Network Effects for the Deployment of Zero Emission Vehicles

2018
Auteurs :
Guy Meunier, Jean-Pierre Ponssard

This working paper analyzes the impact of indirect network effects in the deployment of zero emission vehicles in a static partial equilibrium model.

Competition between renewable and traditional power producers: how spot market design influences the emergence of strategic investments in renewable capacity

2018
Auteurs :
Silvia Concettini

We introduce a theoretical framework for the analysis of competition between a traditional and a renewable generator in a spot electricity market where the electricity from renewable sources is always the first to be dispatched.

Carbon Pricing and Global Warming: A Stock-flow Consistent Macro-dynamic Approach

2017
Auteurs :
Gaël Giraud, Florent Mc Isaac, Emmanuel Bovari

To what extent can a worldwide carbon pricing foster the transition towards a low-carbon economy and help mitigate the effects of global warming? We address this question using a stock-flow consistent, financial and non-linear macrodynamics with uncertainty, calibrated for the world economy