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November 2015
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP)
The GGKP working paper highlights the importance of identifying potential impacts of GFR, including the range of costs and benefits, winners and losers, and intended and unintended effects across different spheres.
November 2015
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP)
This GGKP working paper reviews the best practices associated with the choice and design of fiscal instruments for low-carbon technologies and identifies the main lessons learned from their implementation in the case of renewable energy.
May 2015
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP)
Significant gaps exist in our understanding of the trade-offs between green growth policies and international competitiveness. New research produced through the GGKP assesses options for measuring environmental policy stringency and identifies key knowledge gaps where further research efforts are needed.
October 2014
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), World Bank Group

This paper provides a detailed explanation how the law of the World Trade Organization regulates environmental subsidies with a focus on renewable energy subsidies.

October 2014
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), World Bank Group

At the Davos forum of January 2014, a group of 14 countries pledged to launch negotiations on liberalizing trade in "green goods" (also known as "environmental" goods), focusing on the elimination of tariffs for an Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation list of 54 products.

January 2014
World Bank Group, Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), GGKP Annual Conference

The paper "Sanitation and Externalities: Evidence from Early Childhood Health in Rural India" estimates two sources of benefits related to sanitation infrastructure access on early childhood health: a direct benefit a household receives when moving from open to fixed-point defecation or from unim

May 2013
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), World Bank Group

The paper aims to highlight some of the most important implementation issues associated with the greening of global value chains with special attention given to how public policies and business strategies can support each other in meeting the challenge, particularly in developing countries.

May 2013
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), World Bank Group

Using novel data on patents, trade of equipment goods, and foreign direct investments and insights from the economic literature, the paper seeks to lay out the state of knowledge on the role of innovation and the diffusion of technologies in the greening of global value chains as well as some of

May 2013
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), World Bank Group

Ho Chi Minh City faces significant and growing flood risk. Recent risk reduction efforts may be insufficient as climate and socio-economic conditions diverge from projections made when those efforts were initially planned.

April 2013
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI), Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), World Bank Group
This scoping paper lays out a conceptual framework for green growth indicators that can help communicate the central elements needed for the transition to a green economy. It was produced jointly by the Global Green Growth Institute, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, the United Nations Environment Programme, and the World Bank as part of the Green Growth Knowledge Platform’s program on green growth measurement and indicators.

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