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Programme

20 September 2022

  1. 12:00 - 17:00
    Registration
  2. 13:45 - 14:00
    Opening

    Paolo Gentiloni, European Commissioner for Economy
    Maarten Verwey, Director General Economic & Financial Affairs, European Commission
    Stephen Quest, Director General Joint Research Centre, European Commission

  3. 14:00 - 14:40
    Keynote

    Ottmar Edenhofer, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)

  4. 14:40 - 15:00
    Coffee break – Poster Session
  5. 15:00 - 17:00
    Parallel sessions

    Understanding and navigating adjustment frictions in the green transition

    Moderator: Elena Verdolini, EIEE and University of Brescia

    Barbara Annichiarico, University of Rome “Tor Vergata”
    Climate Policies, Macroprudential Regulation and the Welfare Cost of Business Cycles
    Discussant: Katheline Schubert , Paris School of Economics

    Gustav Fredriksson, ETH Zürich
    Unemployment and the cost of climate policy
    Discussant: Jan Witajewski-Baltvilks, University of Warsaw

    Hendrik Schuldt, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
    Financing the low-carbon transition: the impact of financial frictions on clean investment
    Discussant: Magdalena Rola-Janicka, Tilburg University

    Green Policy Design

    Moderator: Leen Hordijk, Wageningen University (Emeritus)

    Lorenzo Forni, University of Padua and Prometeia Associazione
    Fiscal policies for a sustainable recovery and a green transformation
    Discussant: Simona Pojar, Directorate-General for Economic & Financial Affairs, European Commission

    Simon J. Black, International Monetary Fund
    The carbon price equivalence of climate mitigation policies
    Discussant: Carolyn Fischer, Amsterdam University & World Bank

    Melina Papoutsi, European Central Bank
    How unconventional is green monetary policy?
    Discussant: Dirk Schoenmaker, Erasmus University Rotterdam

  6. 17:00
    End of day one
  7. 21:00 - 23:00
    Dinner

21 September 2022

  1. 09:00 - 15:00
    Registration
  2. 09:30 - 11:30
    Parallel sessions

    The social dimension of the green transition

    Moderator: Hans Bruyninckx, European Environment Agency

    Sofia Maier, Joint Research Centre, European Commission
    Taxing energy consumption to meet EU climate targets: employment and distributional impact
    Discussant: Massimiliano Mascherini, Eurofound

    Ceren Ozgen, Birmingham Business School
    Documenting the evolution of green employment in Europe: a task-based approach
    Discussant: Filip Černoch, Masaryk University

    Maddalena Ferranna, Princeton University
    Risk, inequality, and climate change
    Discussant: Zoi Vrontisi, E3 Modelling, Athens

    Productivity, innovation, and human capital in the green transition: the green transition of European industries and enterprises

    Moderator: Reinhilde Veugelers, KU Leuven, Bruegel & Peterson Institute for International Economics

    J. Doyne Farmer, Institute for New Economic Thinking at the Oxford Martin School
    Empirically grounded technology forecasts and the energy transition
    Discussant: Luca Onorante, Joint Research Centre, European Commission

    Antoine Dechezlepretre, OECD
    Is firm-level clean or dirty innovation valued more?
    Discussant: Ester Martínez-Ros, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

    Anabela M. Santos, Joint Research Centre, European Commission
    On the road to a Competitive Environment Sustainability: how can European funds support regions in the transition?
    Discussant: Liza Archanskaia

  3. 11:30 - 11:50
    Coffee break – Poster session
  4. 11:50 - 12:30
    Concluding panel

    Moderator: Sandro Pozzi, Economic reporter

    Carlo Carraro, University of Venice
    Ian Parry, International Monetary Fund
    Debora Revoltella, European Investment Bank

  5. 12:30 - 12:45
    Closing

    Mikel Landabaso, Director Growth & Innovation, Joint Research Centre, European Commission

  6. 12:45 - 14:00
    Lunch – Poster session
  7. 14:00 - 15:00

    Moderator: Istvan P. Székely, Directorate-General for Economic & Financial Affairs, European Commission and Corvinus University of Budapest

    Alessio Terzi, Directorate-General for Economic & Financial Affairs, European Commission and Sciences Po (Lille)