Toulouse School of Economics, European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), Paris School of Economics, 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.
AECOM Infrastructure & Environment UK Limited, GGKP Annual Conference, World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF)
The purpose of the Review of Screening Tools to Assess Sustainability and Climate Resilience of Infrastructure Development was to understand what types of tools were being used in practice, the scale of their application and if any could be identified as best practice and thus promoted more widely.
Centre International de Recherche sur l’Environnement et le Développement (CIRED), 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, 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.
Deltares, Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR), Program on Forests (PROFOR), Ecoshape, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), GGKP Annual Conference
Effective flood risk management is critical to protect people and their livelihoods from flooding and to limit future losses. Nature-based measures and their ability to address flood risk are receiving increasing attention.