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The effect of environmental policies on CO2 emissions - using the environmental policy stringency index
The carbon concentration in the air has increased by 50 percent since pre-industrial times and continues to increase every year. Climate change is, therefore, a significant challenge today. The purpose of this paper is to ...
How much can an increased solar power production actually benefit rural, energy-poor areas of Africa?
There has been a surge in solar power in the last decade which has opened up possibilities for rural, energy poor areas to become electrified. Access to electricity is fundamental for economic growth and human prosperity ...
The effect of trade openness on CO2 emissions
During the last decades, both trade and carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions have increased greatly. The plausible correlation between them is, therefore, an important question. The purpose of this thesis was to analyse the ...