Centre for Climate Economics and Policy (ANU)


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16 Feb 2012

This paper applies a multi-sector dynamic computable general equilibrium model to estimate the impacts of the carbon-based border tax adjustments implemented by US and EU on China’s sectoral carbon emissions.

Carbon-based border tax adjustments (BTAs) have recently been proposed by some OECD countries to...

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30 Jan 2012

By acknowledging that the hallmark of future climate change effects is uncertainty, rather than readily identifiable and deterministic outcomes, it is possible to formulate coherent policy approaches.

Economists were able to formulate and recommend policy approaches for reducing emissions of greenhouse gases (mitigation) by...

Working paper

30 Nov 2011

Given the urgency and the magnitude of emission cuts required to arrest the global temperature rise at an acceptable level (like 2 degrees Celsius), it is imperative that action to mitigate climate change is taken at the lowest cost.

This can be done if...

Working paper

30 Nov 2011

This paper documents an energy ladder that nations ascend as their per capita incomes increase.

On average, economic development results in an overall substitution from the use of biomass to fulfill energy needs to energy sourced from fossil fuels, and then toward nuclear power...

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 climate change...

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