Latest Nicholas Stern Stories

2011-01-15 07:00:00

The price of fighting climate change is even higher than what was estimated in a 2006 study, said British economist Nicholas Stern, who earned an estimated 500,000-dollar Spanish award on Friday for his work.

2008-10-27 12:50:00

A leading climate change expert on Monday called for a new fiscal spending plan tailored to low carbon growth.

2007-11-11 03:00:22

By Li, Minqi ABSTRACT Should current trends continue, China and India are widely expected to play leading roles in the world economy in the twenty-first century. However, the economic rise of China and India coincides with the decline of fossil fuels.

2007-02-17 15:20:00

The world faces a global warming disaster if the United States and China do not take decisive action to cut greenhouse gas emissions, a leading economist said at the U.N. Friday.

2006-10-30 10:10:00

Unchecked global warming will devastate the world economy on the scale of the world wars and the Great Depression, a British government report said Monday, as the country launched a bid to convince doubters that environmentalism and economic growth can coincide.

2006-02-03 06:50:00

A top British environmentalist said on Friday the developing world needed to spend at least $40 billion more every year to fight climate change.

Word of the Day
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.