Chaired by: Simone Borghesi, Director FSR Climate (as of 1 September 2017)
The Florence School of Regulation Climate (FSR Climate) is pleased to announce its Annual Conference on the Economic Assessment of European Climate Policies to take place at the European University institute in Florence on 30 November- 1 December 2017.
The conference will cover the main climate-related existing policies, at EU, national and subnational levels and will include four plenary sessions on Energy efficiency, Renewable policies, Environmental taxation and EU ETS.
Each session will feature an invited speaker:
Energy efficiency: Andreas Löschel (University of Münster and Centre of Applied Economic Research Münster, Germany)
Renewable policies: Carolyn Fisher (Resources for the Future, USA)
Environmental taxation: Cameron Hepburn (University of Oxford and London School of Economics, UK)
EU ETS: Antoine Dechezleprêtre (London School of Economics, UK).
The conference keynote speech will be delivered by Lucas Bretschger (ETH Zürich, Switzerland).
CALL FOR PAPERS
Papers on the topics of the above four sessions should be submitted in pdf to FSRClimate@EUI.eu and include: title, abstract, full text and email address of the author. Submitted papers will be evaluated by the Conference Scientific Committee.
Deadline for paper submission: 24 September 2017.
Decisions will be communicated by 9 October 2017.
Conference Scientific Committee: Valentina Bosetti (Bocconi University, FEEM, Italy), Marco Casari (University of Bologna, Italy), Massimo Filippini (Università della Svizzera Italiana and ETH Zürich, Switzerland), Matthieu Glachant (Ecole des mines de Paris, France), Ulrich Wagner (University of Mannheim, Germany).