Royal Economic Society conference 2016
The annual conference of the Royal Economic Society will be hosted by the Department of Economics from 21-23 March 2016.
Tackling energy access for sustainable development
The challenge of providing poor people with access to energy services requires a broader and more ambitious approach, according to a new working paper from the IDS-based STEPS Centre. Access to energy is a key development priority. Yet current international arrangements to tackle energy access and climate change, based on technology transfer and finance, are failing to produce real development, according to the authors.
Click here for the paper, 'Energy pathways in low carbon development: From technology transfer to socio-technical transformation'