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Macroeconomics of Climate Change (MCC)

MCCx

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.

Read More Topic : Inclusive Growth and Structural Policies

    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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    Qualifications

    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 Session No. Primary & (Interpretation) language Apply
    September 25, 2023 October 6, 2023 Singapore, Singapore ST 23.42 English Apply online by April 28, 2023
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    Apply online by December 5, 2022

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    English (Arabic), January 23-27, 2023, Kuwait City, Kuwait

    Apply online by December 8, 2022

    Virtual : Public Debt Sustainability and Debt Restructuring

    English (French, Portuguese), January 17-20, 2023, Ebene, Mauritius

    Apply online by December 9, 2022

    Macroeconomics of Climate Change - Green Public Finance (MCCx-GPF)

    English, November 15, 2022 - December 31, 2022, Course conducted online

    Apply online by December 9, 2022