Please join us for an online session to discuss the economics of Net Zero.
This event will consider the CCC’s advice on the Sixth Carbon Budget and explore potential implications for UK jobs and the wider economy.
It will include a presentation from Cambridge Econometrics who were commissioned by the Climate Change Committee as part of its work on the Sixth Budget to produce an in-depth report looking at the economic impact of the Net Zero transition.
• 10:00-11:00, Wednesday 20th January 2021
• The event will be chaired by Paul Johnson, member of the Climate Change Committee and Director of the Institute for Fiscal Studies
• Guest speakers: Hector Pollitt, Chief Economist at Cambridge Econometrics; Professor Karen Turner, Director Of The Centre For Energy Policy, University of Strathclyde; Mallika Ishwaren, Senior Economist and Head of Policy Strategy, Shell
• Presentation from the CCC’s Chief Economist, Mike Thompson
The session will include time for comments and questions to the panel.
About the Path to Net Zero series
The Path to Net Zero series explores the Climate Change Committee’s advice on the Sixth Carbon Budget, focusing on the delivery of Net Zero as part of the UK’s contribution to stopping global warming.