Climate change

Agenda of the Expert Workshop on the Economic Aspects of Adaptation to Climate Change

 

DAY 1: MONDAY 7 APRIL 2008


Welcome Remarks,  Lorents Lorentsen (OECD)

 

SESSION 1:  Adaptation in an Economic Context
 Chair: Lorents Lorentsen, Director Environment, OECD


SESSION 2:   Global and National Studies of Adaptation Costs  Chair: Joel Smith, Vice President, Stratus Consulting

 

SESSION 3: Cross-Cutting Issues in Adaptation Costing
 Chair: Samuel Fankhauser, Managing Director IDEA Carbon

 

DAY 2: TUESDAY 8 APRIL 2008

 

SESSION 4A: Modelling Adaptation: Mitigation/Adaptation Linkages
 Chair: John Reilly, Associate Director Joint Program on Global Change, MIT

 

SESSION 4B:  Modelling Adaptation – Economy Wide Effects
 Chair: Carlo Carraro, Research Director FEEM 


SESSION 5:  Incentivising Adaptation: Role of Markets and Governments
 Chair: Ian Johnson, Chairman IDEA Carbon


Moderated by Ian Johnson (IDEA Carbon)


 
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