This project sets out to promote better economic policymaking which responds to the new opportunities and threats arising in a carbon-constrained global economy, and promotes green growth and jobs.
Its purpose is to establish a conceptual framework and propose a practical approach to help policymakers adjust their economic policies to the new context, and identify and capitalise on new opportunities.
The project will combine both top-down analysis of global trends in a carbon-constrained global economy, and the implications of those for sectoral sources of growth, with initial bottom-up understanding and engagement at national levels to assist countries in adapting their existing growth strategies as appropriate in light of these trends.
Climate change mitigation policies opportunities and challenges for exporters from low-income countries
Climate change, international mitigation, and natural resource scarcity will transform global trade patterns. What impact will this have on developing countries? How can they maintain their competitiveness, manage threats to their growth, and...