Climate policy: Time to act

Emissions must be reduced quickly, and ultimately to zero. This is shown by the "Carbon Clock" of the MCC. It is based on the remaining CO2 budget (in tonnes) quantified by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.

Current publications

Blanz, A., Ulrich, E., Heinemann, M., Kalkuhl, M. , 2022

Energiepreiskrise und Klimapolitik: Sind antizyklische CO2-Preise sinnvoll?

ifo Schnelldienst

Dorband, I.I., Jakob, M., Steckel, J.C., Ward, H. , 2022

Double progressivity of infrastructure financing through carbon pricing - insights from Nigeria


Shammugam, S., Schleich, J., Schlomann, B., Montrone, L. , 2022

Did Germany reach its 2020 climate targets thanks to COVID-19?

Climate Policy