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Macroeconomics of Climate Change (MCC)


This course provides an overview of the science and economic costs of climate change, discusses policy options for adaptation and mitigation (including pricing carbon emissions and removing of fossil fuel subsidies), and analyzes challenges and opportunities related to transitioning to greener economic models.

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    Target Audience

    Mid-level to senior officials from central banks, ministries of finance, and other government agencies tasked with the design and execution of policies related to macroeconomics and climate change issues. 

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    Participants are expected to have an advanced degree in economics or equivalent experience and be proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel. It is recommended that applicants first complete the online Macroeconomics of Climate Change: Science, Economics, and Policies (MCCx-SEP) course.

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    Course Objectives

    Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:  

    • Understand the costs of climate change.
    • Design comprehensive strategies for implementing mitigation commitments and investment in the net-zero transition.
    • Work with climate data to help analyze the macroeconomic impact of climate change issues.
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    Upcoming Offering

    Start date End date Location Delivery Method Session No. Primary & (Interpretation) language Apply
    April 24, 2023 May 4, 2023 New Delhi, India In-person Training SA 23.10 English Deadline passed
    September 25, 2023 October 6, 2023 Singapore, Singapore In-person Training ST 23.42 English Apply online by April 28, 2023
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    Nowcasting (NWC)

    English | July 3-14, 2023 | In-person Training | Singapore, Singapore

    Apply online by March 24, 2023

    Implementing AML/CFT Standards - Enhancing Beneficial Ownership Transparency Frameworks (AMLS)

    English | July 3-7, 2023 | In-person Training | Singapore, Singapore

    Apply online by March 27, 2023

    Macroeconomic Diagnostics (MDS)

    English | April 10-21, 2023 | In-person Training | New Delhi, India

    Apply online by March 27, 2023

    Financial Soundness Indicators (FSI)

    English | June 26-30, 2023 | In-person Training | Singapore, Singapore

    Apply online by March 27, 2023