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Nicholas Stern made Companion of Honour in the Queen’s Birthday Honours

Posted 19 Jun 2017 in

Professor Lord Stern of Brentford, Chair of the ESRC Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy, has been made a Companion of Honour in the Queen’s Birthday Honours, announced on 16 June 2017, for services to economics, international relations and climate change. Professor Sam Fankhauser, Deputy Director of the ESRC Centre for Climate Change Economics and […]





How “green” are bank policies to speed economic recovery?

Posted 30 May 2017 in

Programmes by the European Central Bank (ECB) and Bank of England designed to boost economic growth after the 2008 financial crash could inadvertently be giving high-carbon sectors an advantage over their low-carbon counterparts. These measures, including quantitative easing, may be coming to an end, but their ‘high-carbon skew’ could have a long term impact on the UK and Eurozone. read more »