“Did Paris solve the Climate Problem”

The Department of Economics and Management had the honor to host one of the world leading professionals in  environmental and energy economics –  Prof. Thomas Sterner from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden.   

Prof. Sterner gave the lecture on

Did Paris solve the Climate Problem

Using financial event studies to understand what is happening in energy and financial markets after such events as the Paris Climate Deal or the Trump Election”.

 

Thomas Sterner gave an overview of the climate and energy challenges we face in the grand transition away from fossil fuels and in particular use evidence from financial markets as an analytical tool.