Launch of Nordic Economic Policy Review 2019: Climate Policies in the Nordics

The 2019 edition of the Nordic Economic Policy Review will be launched on 14 May, 2019, in Copenhagen. This year’s edition, titled “Climate Policies in the Nordics”, looks into the into climate change from a Nordic perspective. Are we doing enough? Can small countries like the Nordic ones affect global climate policy?

The publication consists of five articles signed by experts from Norway, Denmark and Sweden, and three of them will be presented during the launch, followed by a panel discussion with Ida Auken (DK), Karolina Skog (SE) and Peter Birch Sørensen (DK).

The review is edited by professor emeritus Lars Calmfors and professor John Hassler with contributions from among others Peter Birch Sørensen and Katinka Holtsmark.

The launch is free of charge, but registration is mandatory.

Download the publication here



9.00 Welcome

9.10 Introduction by Lars Calmfors, Research Institute of Industrial Economics and Stockholm University

9.20 Presentation by Naghmeh Nasiritousi, Stockholm University: International Climate Policy in the Post-Paris Era

9.40 Presentation by Mads Greaker, OsloMet and Statistics Norway: Global Impact of National Climate Policy in the Nordic Countries

10.00 Presentation by Katinka Holtsmark, University of Oslo: Supply-Side Climate Policy in Norway

10.30 Panel with Ida Auken, Karolina Skog and Peter Birch Sørensen

The launch will be moderated by professor John Hassler, Stockholm University and University of Gothenburg