Dr. William Lamb

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Dr. William Lamb

William Lamb is a research associate in the working group Applied Sustainability Science. He is interested in a human well-being framework for assessing climate change mitigation, with a focus on several areas of work:

  • Country development pathways
  • Human needs and energy consumption
  • Carbon emissions budgets
  • Political economy of climate change mitigation


William completed his PhD at the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, University of Manchester in 2016. He obtained a Master’s degree in Ecological Economics from the University of Edinburgh in 2011.

Publications:

Lamb, W. F., & Rao, N. D. (2015). Human development in a climate-constrained world: What the past says about the future. Global Environmental Change, 33, 14–22. 

Lamb, W. F., Steinberger, J. K., Bows-Larkin, A., Peters, G. P., Roberts, J. T., & Wood, F. R. (2014). Transitions in pathways of human development and carbon emissions. Environmental Research Letters, 9(1), 1–9. 

 

Aktuelle Publikationen

Haddaway, N. R., Callaghan, M. W., Collins, A., M., Lamb, W. F., Minx, J. C., Thomas, J., John, D. , 2020

On the use of computer‐assistance to facilitate systematic mapping

Campbell Systematic Reviews
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Peer Review
Lamb, W., Antal, M., Bohnenberger, K., Brand-Correa, L., Müller-Hansen, F., Jakob, M., Minx, J., Raiser, K., Williams, L., Sovacool, B., 2020

What are the social outcomes of climate policies? A systematic map and review of the ex-post literature

Environment Research Letters
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Peer Review
Jakob, M., Lamb, W., Steckel, J., Flachsland, C., Edenhofer, O., 2020

Understanding different perspectives on economic growth and climate policy

WIREs Climate Change
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Peer Review
Lamb, W., Mattioli, G., Levi, S., Roberts, J., Capstick, S., Creutzig, F., Minx, J., Müller-Hansen, F., Culhane, T., Steinberger, J., 2020

Discourses of climate delay

Global Sustainability
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Peer Review
Raiser, K., Kornek, U., Flachsland, C., Lamb, W., 2020

Is the Paris Agreement Effective? A systematic map of the evidence

Environmental Research Letters
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Peer Review