Decision-Making and the Political Economy of Investment
This book explores the environmental, economic and social effects of developing a high speed rail (HSR) system, drawing on new evaluations of the proposed system as well as lessons from international experience. Through these accumulated lessons from past HSR system development around the world,...
To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge
Transformation to a low carbon economy is a central tenet to any discussion on the solutions to the complex challenges of climate change and energy security. Despite advances in policy, carbon management and continuing development of clean technology, fundamental business transformation has not...
Published July 28th 2014 by Routledge
Towards a Low-Carbon Future
Market-based solutions to environmental problems offer great promise, but require complex public policies that take into account the many institutional factors necessary for the market to work and that guard against the social forces that can derail good public policies. Using insights about...
Published December 20th 2012 by RFF Press