• Publication Communications Price setting in regulated utilities and the potential application to the BBC
    January 19, 2016

    The determination of the BBC’s licence fee is the outcome of an opaque and non-transparent process, which contrasts dramatically with that which applies in the case of the regulated utilities. 2. In all the main privatisations from 1984 onwards, the utili
  • Publication Water Flood defence: time for a radical rethink
    January 5, 2016

    Flooding crises tend to follow an established pattern. First, there is immediate help and assistance. Then second, there is a “review”. On occasions, this leads to a third stage of genuine reform, but in most cases “sticking plasters” are applied. These a
  • Video Environment Natural Capital: Valuing the Planet
    October 23, 2015

    Presentation for London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Video Environment Natural Capital, Water and Catchments
    October 1, 2015

    Presentation for CIWEM: Valuing the Environment - Putting Natural Capital into practice
  • Publication Transport What to do about the railways?
    September 22, 2015

    Despite the sharp rise in demand and therefore revenue, it is widely agreed that the railways are in a mess. A significant proportion of the electorate think that renationalisation is the answer, and indeed Network Rail itself has been renationalised. Alt
  • Publication Climate Change The Carbon Crunch - Revised and Updated
    June 15, 2015

    Hard hitting analysis of how and why we have failed to tackle climate change, and how we can bridge the gap between aspiration and delivery.
  • Video Environment Introduction to Natural Capital
    May 12, 2015

  • Publication Environment Natural Capital - Valuing the Planet
    May 12, 2015

    A clear, insightful, path breaking account of the crises in global natural capital and what we can do in economic and political terms to reverse the destruction of our environment
  • Publication Water Water Catchment management, abstraction and flooding: the case for a catchment system operator and coordinated competition
    May 7, 2015

    Since 2010 there have been a number of piecemeal reforms and developments across the water sector. These have included: the periodic review of the water and sewerage companies; the provision of further financing for the Environment Agency to address flood
  • Publication Environment In defence of the Green Belt
    April 20, 2015

    A growing band of economists and geographers have been arguing the Green Belt is no longer fit for purpose and that it should be opened up for housing development. The argument is based upon a chain of assertions and purports to be based upon sound econom
  • Publication Regulation Regulatory credibility and the irresistible urge to meddle
    April 16, 2015

    When the great utilities were being privatised, one of the key objectives was to establish a regulatory regime which would be credible to investors and fair to customers. The way it worked was that the companies would be given fixed contracts ex ante, and
  • Video Environment Natural Capital, Biodiversity & Environmental Restoration
    April 15, 2015

  • Presentation Environment Natural Capital
    March 13, 2015

    Envecon Slides from 13th March Presentation at the Applied Environmental Economics Conference.
  • Video Climate Change Climate Change and carbon pricing
    March 10, 2015

    Presentation for The Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) United Nations Secretariat
  • Video Europe Building an Energy Union
    February 12, 2015

    Presentation for Energy Infrastructures Towards the creation of a European Energy Union Conference. Commercial University Luigi Bocconi, Milan
  • Presentation Environment SONC 3 Launch Presentation
    January 27, 2015

    Slides from the SoNC 3 Lauch event on the 27th January 2015
  • Publication Europe Ukraine, Europe and Energy
    June 1, 2014

    After a short pause, the borders of east and southeast Europe are again in flux, as they have been on and off since the early Russian people established Kiev as their capital. Crimea was annexed by Catherine the Great. The British and others fought the Cr
  • Presentation Europe Europe’s Energy Future: Rejuvenation or decline?
    May 22, 2014

    Slidepack for the FLAME 2014 conference May 22nd 2014.
  • Publication Europe A Credible European Security Plan
    May 22, 2014

    The European Commission was instructed by the Council of Ministers in March 2014 to draw up an energy security plan in time for the next Council of Ministers meeting in June 2014.
  • Presentation Europe European energy and climate policy in the face of the Russian interventions in Crimea and Ukraine
    March 16, 2014

    The Russian intervention in Crimea - and its effective annexation - comes in a context in which Russian intervention in Ukraine has been a continuing feature of southeast European politics fro generation. This is Russia's back yard, and from the mid-ninet
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