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Cambridge Zero

The new Cambridge Zero initiative of the University of Cambridge will generate ideas to help shape a sustainable future. David Reiner and Michael Pollitt of Cambridge Judge Business School are among those involved. Cambridge is the brand-new holder of a…

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CNBC: Climate change could shave off three per cent of the world economy, study finds

A joint study co-authored by Dr Kamiar Mohaddes, University Senior Lecturer in Economics & Policy at Cambridge Judge Business School, estimates the potential effects of climate change on national economies. It says climate change could shave three per cent off…

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World Economic Forum: A ‘green interest rate?’ Fed digs into climate change economics

A study by Dr Kamiar Mohaddes, University Senior Lecturer in Economics & Policy at Cambridge Judge, is featured in a WEF article on the idea of a “green interest rate” considered by the US Federal Reserve. The study was recently…

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Scientific American: Warming will cost rich and poor countries alike

Further coverage of a study by Dr Kamiar Mohaddes, University Senior Lecturer in Economics & Policy at Cambridge Judge Business School, shows the potential effects of climate change on national economies. The study says seven per cent of global GDP…

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The Conversation: Electric cars are here – but we’ll still need fuel for a long time

An article co-authored by Dr David Reiner, University Senior Lecturer in Technology Policy at Cambridge Judge Business School, looks at electrification of cars and why this is might not be “a cure-all”. “Beyond all the enthusiasm surrounding electrification, currently light-duty…

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World Economic Forum: Climate change will shrink these economies fastest

According to a report co-authored by Dr Kamiar Mohaddes, University Senior Lecturer in Economics & Policy at Cambridge Judge, seven per cent of global GDP will go by 2100 as a result of business-as-usual carbon emissions – including over 10…

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Energy Watch: Researchers warn against one-eyed focus on EVs

A report co-authored by Dr David Reiner, University Senior Lecturer in Technology Policy at Cambridge Judge, has “busted the myth of the electric car as the panacea to personal transportation's problematic climate profile”, according to an article in Energy Watch.…

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Science: The human imperative of stabilizing global climate change at 1.5°C

A study co-authored by Dr Chris Hope, Emeritus Reader in Policy Modelling at Cambridge Judge, provides evidence of the impacts of climate-change warming at various higher temperatures to ecosystems, agriculture and human livelihoods, emphasising the “pressing need to understand and…

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Helsinki Sanomat: Study finds the cheapest way to reduce traffic emissions: Not everyone should get an electric car

Although electric vehicles are becoming cheaper, sustainable fuels could also play an important role in reducing transport emissions to meet climate-change goals, says a new study co-authored by Dr David Reiner, University Senior Lecturer in Technology Policy at Cambridge Judge…

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Climate change and transport

Sustainable fuels could play an important role in reducing transport emissions even as electric vehicles become cheaper, says a new study from VTT and the University of Cambridge. While electric vehicles are becoming cheaper, sustainable fuels could also play an…

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