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Macroeconomics of Climate Change (MCC)

Inclusive Growth and Structural Policies 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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    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 Delivery Method Session No. Primary & (Interpretation) language Apply
    June 3, 2024 June 14, 2024 Ebene, Mauritius In-person Training AT 24.40 English (French, Portuguese) Deadline passed
    November 3, 2024 November 14, 2024 Kuwait City, Kuwait In-person Training CE 24.26 English Apply online by August 25, 2024
    December 2, 2024 December 13, 2024 Vienna, Austria In-person Training JV 24.37 English Apply online by September 1, 2024
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