Sustainable Recovery and Sustainable Growth in the Global Economy

18 Jan 2021 01:30PM - 03:00PM
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Sustainable Recovery and Sustainable Growth in the Global Economy: a crucial decade for the world and a year for UK leadership.

During the session Professor Lord Stern will discuss the opportunities to create a sustainable recovery, the transition to net zero, and the role and impacts on various economic sectors.  There will also be an opportunity for participants to submit questions during the session.

This event will be hosted as a webinar and registration is now openOpens in a new windowOpens in a new windowOpens in a new window. Please note places are limited and will be issued on a first come first serve basis.  The seminar will be recorded for those who are unable to attend.

Professor Lord Nicholas Stern is IG Patel Professor of Economics and Government, Co-Director of the India Observatory, and Chair of the Grantham Research Institute of Climate Change and Environment at LSE.  He has previously held posts at various UK & overseas universities, and as Chief Economist at both the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the World Bank.  He was Head, UK Government Economic Service 2003-2007, and produced the Stern Review on the economics of climate change.  He was knighted for services to economics in 2004, made a life peer in 2007, and appointed Companion of Honour for services to economics, international relations and tackling climate change in 2017.  He is a member of the High-Level Advisory Group for COP26 of the UNFCCC.

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