Toulouse School of Economics (TSE), European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), Paris School of Economics, Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), GGKP Annual Conference
The authors study the impact of institutional characteristics of national and supranational regulation on the effectiveness of both types of regulation. The focus is on four institutional dimensions: regulatory capacity, accountability, commitment and fiscal capacity.
World Wildlife Fund (WWF), AECOM Infrastructure & Environment UK Limited, Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), GGKP Annual Conference
The World Wildlife Fund engaged AECOM Technical Services, Inc. (AECOM) to undertake a desk-based review of publicly available guidance, standards, tools, methods and frameworks used to assess sustainability and climate resilience of infrastructure development projects.
Centre International de Recherche sur l’Environnement et le Développement (CIRED), Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), GGKP Annual Conference
Transportation mode choices, distances traveled and resulting CO2emissions are influenced by transport infrastructures. The latter will either lock-in transport patterns in high-emitting modes or accompany low-carbon pathways.
Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI), Seoul National University, Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), GGKP Annual Conference
As a prelude to scaled-up deployment of electric vehicles, this paper examines the economic feasibility of replacing the current fleet of fossil fuel taxis in Seoul with electric vehicle (EV) taxis by phasing the former out based on their opertional lifetime.
Duke University, Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), GGKP Annual Conference
New road construction is widely seen to aid economic development. New roads have also been shown to increase deforestation, suggesting development-environment tradeoffs for the locations where studies have focused to date.