Workshop on Climate Change and Finance

University of Greenwich

Park Row, London SE10 9LS
Room: Queen Anne Court 180
23 May 2018 5 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.


We would like to invite you to a workshop that will focus on the effects of climate change on financial stability and the ways through which central banks, governments and financial regulators could contribute to the development of a climate-aligned financial system.


17:00 - 19:15: Panel session 

  • Chair: Charlotte Billingham (FEPS)
  • Hector Pollitt (Cambridge Econometrics): Looking beyond crowding out: Assessing climate policies in a post-Keynesian framework
  • Yannis Dafermos (University of the West of England) and Maria Nikolaidi (University of Greenwich): Climate change and green finance policies
  • Etienne Espagne (AFD): Climate damages, carbon pricing and beyond

  • Rob Macquarie (Positive Money): A green Bank of England

  • Sini Matikainen (LSE): Climate change, central banks and financial regulators

19:15 – 20:00: Reception


This joint activity received financial support from the European Parliament. 


Please register here.


Organising committee

Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS)

Greenwich Political Economy Research Centre (GPERC)