Publications of the Chair

Showing off cleaner hands: mandatory climate-related disclosure by financial institutions and the financing of fossil energy

2021
Authors :
Jean-Stéphane Mésonnier and Benoît Nguyen

We investigate the real effects of mandatory climate-related disclosure by financial institutions on the funding of carbon-intensive industries.

Wind farm revenues in Western Europe in present and future climate

2020
Authors :
Silvia Concettini, Bastien Alonzo, Anna Creti, Philippe Drobinski, Peter Tankov

Investments into wind generation may be hampered by revenues uncertainty caused by the natural variability of the resource, the impact of climate change on...  

How can strategy reformulation and CSR initiatives converge? The case of BOP

2020
Authors :
Thomas André, Nicolas Mottis, Jean-Pierre Ponssard

This paper investigates a case in which, on paper, the green lights were everywhere. Yet after more than 10 years of existence, the program remains in a stalemate status.The paper identifies three main organiszational barriers.

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

2020
Authors :
Hugues Chenet, Alexandre Rambaud

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

A practical approach for curbing congestion and air pollution: Driving restrictions with toll and vintage exemptions

2020
Authors :
Leonardo Basso, Juan-Pablo Montero, and Felipe Sepulveda

Congestion and local air pollution continue to be a serious problem in many cities around the world, partly because of an increasing and ageing...  

Designing conditional schemes for green industrial policy under different information structures

2020
Authors :
Guy Meunier and Jean-Pierre Ponssard

We assume that a project requires an initial outlay and may either succeed or fail. The probability of success depends on its type and...  

COVID-19 and Climate Change: Should Governments Tie Corporate Bailouts to Environmental Efforts or Strengthen Current Environmental Policies?

2020
Authors :
Julie Ing, Jean-Philippe Nicolaï

This article examines the merits of making aid conditional on environmental efforts.

Corporate environmental reporting: Are French firms compliant with the Task Force on Climate Financial Disclosures’ recommendations?

2020
Authors :
Samira Demaria et Sandra Rigot

This article aims to analyse the compliance of CAC 40 firms with the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate‐related Financial Disclosures.

The different types of renewable energy finance: A Bibliometric analysis

2020
Authors :
Luc Elie, Caroline Granier, Sandra Rigot

This article conducts a bibliometric analysis of the academic publications on the financing of renewable energies referenced in Web of Science up to June 2018. Our analysis reveals 11 main clusters. We highlight the fact that a majority of the sample focuses on market-based policy instruments used to support renewable energy development.

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

2020
Authors :
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.