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NZ Herald: Dogged lord of climate change

Peter Griffin posted in on September 13th, 2010.

Chris Barton writes in New Zealand Herald about Lord Stern, the author of the 2006’s Stern Review, which looked at the costs of mitigating (or not) climate change. Stern, an economist, has said that an investment of 2% of the world’s GDP now into climate-change related action could mean we avoid costs as large as […]

NZ Herald: Climate expert tells NZ to cut the carbon

Peter Griffin posted in on September 10th, 2010.

Isaac Davison writes in the New Zealand Herald about British economist Lord Stern’s warning that New Zealand needs to cut its carbon emissions or face the risk of being excluded from trade markets, or falling behind technologically. The economist, who authored the Stern Review (which looked at the cost of mitigating/stabilising climate change), is in […]

Newsletter Digest: Stern lectures, food insecurity, NZ energy, and new blogs

Peter Griffin posted in on September 3rd, 2010.

Stern talk on climate change British economist Nicholas Stern will bring his “get serious” message on climate change to New Zealand next week, when he undertakes a lecture series hosted by the University of Auckland. Lord Stern is best known for the 2006 Stern Review, a 700 page document commissioned by the UK Government that […]

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