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“Effectively, change is almost impossible without industry-wide collaboration, cooperation, and consensus.” The quotation of Simon Mainwaring above echoed the main objective of Maruf, a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions fellow at the RFF-CMCC European Institute on Economics and the Environment, Milan on his mission to Nigeria for ECO-innovation and the Dynamics of External Knowledge Sourcing (ECO-DEKS) project. […]

  Bringing together leading researchers, policymakers and practitioners working on achieving climate neutrality, the meeting will take place simultaneously at three hubs – Berlin, Milan and Oxford – linked together to create a blended event that is both in-person and virtual in nature. Delegates will be drawn from academic, policy, civil society and business communities. […]

A novel project funded by the International network for sustainable financial policy insights, research and exchange (Inspire) – with the participation of Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna di Pisa, Rff-Cmcc European Institute on Economics (Milan), Bocconi University, Politecnico di Milano – is underway.   Coordinator Francesco Lamperti: “Synergy of fiscal, monetary and macroprudential policy to ensure a […]

Reduced wage gap between high-skilled and low-skilled workers, and severe impacts on economic productivity. Climate change effects on economics and labour in a new study led by  EIEE (RFF-CMCC European Institute on Economics and the Environment) and the CMCC Foundation. Temperature rise due to climate change has negatively affected labour productivity in the past decades and […]

Lock-down measures in spring in Lombardy saved 20% of premature deaths from COVID19, but pollution exceeded WHO levels one in every four days. In a new publication in Environmental Research Letters, researchers from the European Institute on Economics (EIEE) and the Environment, Bocconi University and Politecnico di Milano have quantified the health repercussions of the […]

ReNEWT, the international consortium aimed at evaluating and designing solutions to ensure a just and equitable transition to carbon neutrality for all, has just launched its new website. Explore the main goals and keep up to date with the activities of the network, currently managed by the RFF-CMCC European Institute on Economics and the Environment […]

Integrated Assessment is a scientific discipline that uses models to describe both the human system and the earth system, to better understand sustainability problems and investigate effective response options. The Thirteenth Annual Meeting of the Integrated Assessment Consortium (IAMC) will be held online on December 1st-4th, 2020. The meeting is open to researchers from organizations involved in integrated assessment modelling […]

PATH BACK TO PARIS Edoardo Campo Lobato Earlier this month, the United States became the first and only nation in the world to formally withdraw from the Paris Agreement, the historic international accord on climate change. The landmark agreement, which the United States joined in 2015 together with more than 190 other nations and the […]