China’s Green Opportunity
Jan 12, 2018
China is now the world’s largest greenhouse-gas emitter, accounting for over 25% of the global total. But the country has also demonstrated a growing understanding that a truly green economy promises to improve quality of life and create enormous opportunities for technological and political leadership.
World Economic RoundtableDiscussion
Explaining a Decade of Stagnation: Where Do We Go From Here?
Dec 14, 2017
The World Economic Roundtable seeks to help the business, investment, and policy communities understand ongoing changes in the world economy and to promote a discussion of ideas that can advance the goal of a widely shared global prosperity.
Three Surprises on Climate Change from Economist Michael Grubb
Dec 12, 2017
Two years after the 2015 Paris Agreement, where we stand today is better than you may think
The Unfolding Energy Revolution: Lessons from Europe and the United Kingdom
Nov 30, 2017 | 04:00—05:30
A discussion with Michael Grubb, INET Grantee and Professor of Energy and Climate Change at University College of London.
What's the Future?
Oct 23, 2017 | 08:30
Carbon producers’ tar pit: dinosaurs beware
The path to holding fossil fuel producers accountable for climate change & climate damages
In the Long Run Are We All Dead?
Oct 23, 2017 | 04:30
Climate Change and Denial
Nobel Laureates to Co-Chair Independent Commission on Global Economy
Oct 22, 2017
Joseph Stiglitz, Michael Spence and a global team of leading thinkers are calling for new thinking & new rules for the world economy
We’ll Always Need Paris
Jun 29, 2017
Faced with rapid cost reductions for clean electricity generation, some commentators suggest that we no longer need the Paris agreement or other policy interventions, because technology alone can solve all problems.
Jun 8, 2017
Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris accord sets the US economy back
May 31, 2017
Ocean expert Peter Neill says the watery depths hold solutions to earth’s most pressing challenges
Pathways & Obstacles to a Low-carbon Economy
Apr 27, 2017
The energy transition is happening. But the pace of change depends on a range of technical, business, and societal factors.
Carbon Dividends: The Bipartisan Key to Climate Policy?
Feb 13, 2017
The practical question in Washington today is not whether regulations will go, but whether anything will replace them
INET Research in a Year of Living Dangerously
Dec 29, 2016
Notes from the Institute’s Director of Research on some significant papers and contributions produced in 2016 under the INET rubric
Law Economic Policy ConferenceConference
Sep 28–30, 2016
The National Institute of Public Finance and Policy (NIPFP) in collaboration with the Institute of New Economic Thinking (INET) are organizing India’s first “Law Economic Policy Conference (LPEC 2016)”. The aim is to bring together economic, legal and policy thinkers together to consider policy issues in a holistic manner.