Harnessing Finance for Climate Conference

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CfP Deadline Date:
January 15, 2023

Conference Event:
May 23, 2023

Event Location:
Stockholm, Sweden

Bo Becker (Swedish House of Finance, Stockholm School of Economics)
Marcin Kacperczyk (Imperial College London)
Adair Morse (University of California, Berkeley)

The conference aims to examine the possible implications of these developments. The organizers are soliciting paper submissions on related topics, such as (but not limited to):

• How can the financial system be harnessed as a tool in addressing climate change?
• How do policy options such as taxes, capital requirements, and subsidies factor into the mobilization of climate-aligned investment and compare in their impact?
• Are there innovations in financial tools or structures that facilitate climate-aligned investment?
• Which holders of capital can best take advantage of climate investment opportunities?
• What reporting, certification, and evaluation systems are required for effective climate finance, and for measuring performance on net zero or other commitments?
• What is the political economy of climate finance?
• What hinders or predicts financial institutions mobilizing investment for net zero projects, either with their existing operating companies or with new projects?
• What is the role of and appropriate use of new markets for carbon credits or other such climate platforms?

SUBMISSION: Please submit your paper to: hedvig.mattsson@hhs.se no later than January 15, 2023, 23:59 PST.

OTHER INFORMATION: Travel and accommodation expenses for participating authors are covered. There is no submission fee.

Link CfP:  Harnessing Finance for Climate