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Frank Jotzo

Frank Jotzo is Associate Professor at the ANU Crawford School, Director of the School’s Resources, Environment and Development (RE&D) program, Director of the Centre for Climate Economics and Policy, and an ANU Public Policy Fellow. Frank Jotzo’s focus is on policy relevant research on the economics and policy of climate change, energy, and broader issues of environment and development. He is a frequent contributor to public policy debates, was advisor to Australia’s Garnaut Climate Change Review, advisor to Indonesia‘s Ministry of Finance, consultant to international organisations and a Lead Author of the Fifth Assessment Report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. He currently leads a collaborative research program on market mechanisms for China’s climate and energy policy. He teaches the courses Domestic Climate Change Policy and Economics (EMDV8081) and Issues in Development and Environment (EMDV8013), and co-convenes the Master of Climate Change degree.


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08 Jun 2017

The main job of the Finkel Review, to be released this week, is to set out ways to reform the National Electricity Market (NEM) to ensure it delivers reliable and affordable power in the transition to low-carbon energy. Yet most of the attention has been focused on what type of carbon-reduction...

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Research report

27 Apr 2017

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Once again, Trump has broken the mould. The 100-day mark is traditionally used to assess a new administration’s progress in advancing its policy agenda. With Trump, that’s impossible. In foreign policy at least, it’s more appropriate to ask whether at the 100-day...

Research report

19 Sep 2014

Executive summary

This report is part of the global Deep Decarbonization Pathways Project (DDPP), which aims to understand and show how countries can transition to a very low carbon economy. The project comprises 15 countries representing more than 70% of global...

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08 Jul 2014

Climate and energy policy is once more near the top of the US government's policy agenda, and occupies a prominent position in China's development planning and policy. Both countries strive for global leadership on clean energy technologies, and both are preparing national pledges to reduce or...

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26 Mar 2014

Nothing has happened since the election to challenge the view that the Coalition’s Direct Action plan for carbon reduction is vastly inferior to carbon pricing.

DIRECT ACTION is often perceived as an exercise in keeping up appearances: a fig-leaf policy...

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Research report

23 May 2013

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Individuals and societies have always adapted to change, whether catastrophic or slow onset. Over the last two centuries, however,...
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Research report

16 Feb 2012

This paper develops and applies a stochastic simulation model in order to assess the effect of renewable technologies on the financial risk and cost of electricity supply in Fiji.

In recent years, renewable energy technologies have been advocated in Small Island Developing...

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Working paper

30 Oct 2011

This paper analyses possible sources of finance in Australia for climate change aid.

Developed countries have pledged to mobilise $100 billion per year by 2020 for climate change action in developing countries. Progress on financing is necessary to ensure broader progress on...

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Working paper

30 Aug 2011

This paper argues the importance for Indonesia to start developing strategies to mitigate its emissions from fossil fuel combustion.

Indonesia is among the largest 25 carbon dioxide emitting countries when considering only fossil fuels, and among the top three or five when...

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Working paper

30 Jul 2011

This paper traces the changes in economic thinking concerning the case for action on climate change, through an analysis of the work of three eminent economists: William Nordhaus, Nicholas Stern and Ross Garnaut.

This paper traces the changes in economic thinking concerning...

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