COP26: Climate - Episode 3: The Just Transition with Nick Robins

Luke Bartholomew, Senior Monetary Economist
Stephanie Kelly, Deputy Head of Research Institute, Research Institute

Welcome to another week of our Macro Bytes podcast. In this episode our co-hosts Luke Bartholomew and Stephanie Kelly are joined by Nick Robins, Professor in Practice of Sustainable Finance at the London School of Economics Grantham Research Institute, to discuss the Just Transition, what it is, why it matters and what it means for financial institutions.

Nick Robins explains how the Just Transition is shaping the shift to a net zero economy, the role policy plays and what outcomes we can expect to see around this at COP26.

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If you missed the last episode of this podcast, catch up now and hear Stephanie Kelly and Head of Energy UK, Emma Pinchbeck, discuss the energy transition.

 

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