Carbon pricing: the core instrument for climate policy

Carbon pricing: the core instrument for climate policy

Our interactive carbon price calculator for socially balanced climate protection, our expert report for the German government,  and extensive supplementary analyses – clearly arranged on our topic page.

Climate & The Economy: a discussion

Climate & The Economy:
a discussion

Is the constant striving for more the source of all evil? Or is it precisely from this that the resources and innovations for climate protection may come? MCC Director Ottmar Edenhofer debates with the advocate of post-growth economics Niko Paech.

The world needs carbon removal on a large scale

The world needs carbon removal on a large scale

It will not be feasible to achieve the temperature targets of the Paris global climate agreement without negative emissions. The new MCC Policy Brief provides an overview of relevance, possible technologies, and policy instruments.

MCC research topics consolidated on Youtube

MCC research topics consolidated on Youtube

Click and find out: in our series of short videos in English, MCC scientists report on aspects of "Climate & The Economy". Produced from our home offices in corona times.

Science explained for everyone

Science explained for everyone

On our Blog, MCC researchers communicate crucial information about their lastest scientific findings in an easy-to-digest way. Topics include, for example, coal, carbon pricing, negative emissions, and development.

MCC Europe’s best climate think tank

MCC Europe’s best climate think tank

MCC scientists publish at a particularly high frequency in internationally renowned journals. This led to MCC being ranked as Europe’s best performing climate research institute relative to its size.

Momentum on global coal phase-out

Promising announcements before, and at, the world climate conference in Glasgow. Policy briefs on perspectives in India, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Vietnam.
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