Developing countries exploring pathways to climate compatibility


EconLab 2: The socio-economic implications of mitigation actions

From the 23rd to the 25th of October 2013, researchers from five developing countries gathered in Rio de Janeiro, to discuss joint progress on modelling the socio-economic implications of mitigation actions for their respective countries. They were brought together by a CDKN-funded project to further research in this field. The workshop, entitled EconLab 2, was […]

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Econ Lab 2: From the modellers' mouths

From the modellers’ mouths: Feedback from Econ Lab 2 on establishing best practice in linking sectoral and economy-wide models and feeding modelling outputs into MAPS country processes.

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MAPS Econ Lab 2012

Computer modelling programs are a useful tool to draw up scenarios which illustrate the possible outcomes of different emissions reduction actions, and give a platform to compare those outcomes.

Tools, Methods & Models, Videos  //  Posted by Installertodelete on Feb 26, 2013  //  Watch Video

Econ Lab 2012: horses for courses

There are a number of complex models that researchers can use to assess the socio-economic implications of mitigation actions and it is important that they choose the one that’s best suited to the specific task at hand. As noted by Prof. Rob Davies, an economist and research associate with the Human Sciences Research Council in […]

Blogs, Tools, Methods & Models  //  Posted by Installertodelete on Sep 6, 2012  //  Read more...