History of Energy / Swedish Carbon Policies

23 February 2016, 12:00 - 14:00

Seminar Room SG1, Alison Richard Building

Speaker: Prof Magnus Lindmark, Geography and Economic History, Umeå University 
Respondent: Prof Michael Pollitt, Cambridge Judge Business School, University of Cambridge

With growing calls from academics and analysts that a durable carbon tax is needed for a sensible energy transition, Swedish carbon policies are exceptional in Europe. Sweden has the highest carbon tax in the EU, and this seminar explores the history of carbon policy developments and how this came to be.


Open to all.  No registration required.
Part of the In Search of 'Good' Energy Policy Research Group Seminar Series

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