Interactive MCC subsidy map
19.09.2017

Interactive MCC subsidy map

If countries would abolish fossil-fuel subsidies, amounting to around 550 billion US dollars globally, many of them could finance the expansion of basic infrastructure. A new interactive MCC map shows what can be achieved with this money.

MCC Europe's best climate think tank
29.06.2017

MCC Europe's best climate think tank

The International Center for Climate Governance (ICCG) has ranked the MCC among the top ten think tanks worldwide for the fourth consecutive year. In Europe, the institute has been ranked number one.

Making climate policy socially balanced
20.06.2017

Making climate policy socially balanced

A new MCC policy brief shows that if the revenues from carbon pricing were used to lower the income tax in a progressive way, social inequality could be reduced. Climate policy would thereby become less polarizing and more attractive to the public.

Consumption, behavior, lifestyles, social norms, coal exit

Climate: Better understand demand-side solutions

Behavior, lifestyles and social norms have a major impact on emissions. Climate research should learn more about this so-called “demand-side”, writes MCC’s Felix Creutzig in “Nature Climate Change”.
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