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NEW MARKET HYPOTHESIS

The problem of climate systemic risk

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CENTRAL BANK DIGITAL CURRENCY

The case for a positive carbon price

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HOW TO SAVE THE PLANET

Carbon Quantitative Easing

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ENERGY & CLIMATE POLICY

Hypothesis for a Risk Cost of Carbon

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This is how the world ends…

Record Amazon fires stun scientists; sign of sick, degraded forests by Sue Branford and Maurício Torres on 11 October 2017 In truth, the very survival of the Amazon may depend on humanity’s rapid success in radically reducing its release of greenhouse gases planet-wide. Bruno Lopes, a Ph.D student at the Federal University of Viçosa, spells…

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Fear and loathing of artificial intelligence: welcome to the global economy

What people fear about robots and artificial intelligence… is just the tip of an iceberg. By Delton Chen Ph.D. (20 July, 2017) The automation of customer service with artificial intelligence (AI), and the replacement of workers with AI robots, appears to be an inevitable development with the advancement of computer software, integrated circuits and robots….

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PositiveMoney and Global 4C: how are they different?

First Published May 16, 2017 Updated June 6, 2017 Positive Money is a not-for-profit based in London that seeks to change the UK banking and monetary system to be (in their words) democratic and sustainable. There are some major differences between PositiveMoney and Global 4C, and in this blogpost the major differences between the two initiatives are…

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Must Read – Q&A: The Social Cost of Carbon (SCC)

Carbon Brief Carbon Brief provides a great article on the science and the politics of the Social Cost of Carbon (SCC), including background on the scientific issues, the modelling, and the legal situation in the US. The social cost of carbon (SCC) has been called “the most important number you’ve never heard of” because it…

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Arctic Experiences Radical Warming – Explained with Three Charts

Arctic Warming Accelerates Washington Post article by Jason Samenow (February 1st, 2017), called ‘Beyond the extreme’: Scientists marvel at ‘increasingly non-natural’ Arctic warmth, presents a commentary on the radical warming that has occurred in the Arctic region during the past 12 months. This warming may be understood in terms of a metric called ‘Freezing Degree Days’, which…

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NOAA’s Arctic Report Card for 2016

The Arctic – A Year in Review The condition of the Arctic region provides a clear signal as to the direction of global warming. NOAA’s 2016 report for the Arctic region describes a persistent warming trend and loss of Arctic sea ice, and this is interpreted as being of planetary-scale significance and an amplifying feedback on…

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