Climate change

OECD Side Event at COP15 Copenhagen


The Economics of Climate Change

Thursday, 17 December - 18:15-19:45
Halfdan Rasmussen, Bella Centre, Copenhagen



High-level panel discussion chaired by OECD Secretary-General, Angel Gurría.

  • Juan Rafael Elvira Quesada, Secretary of the Environment, Mexico
  • Roger Schjerva, State Secretary, Ministry of Finance, Norway
  • Chan-woo Kim, Director-General, International Cooperation Office, Ministry of Environment, Korea
  • Shalini Vajjhala, EPA Deputy Assistant Administrator, USA
  • Franzjosef Schafhausen, Deputy Director General for Environment and Energy, Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety, Germany
  • Russel Mills, Global Director Energy & Climate, Dow Chemical


Senior OECD officials Helen Mountford and Alexandra Trzeciak-Duval highlighted messages from OECD’s recent work on the economic and financing aspects of climate change policies.


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