08.06.17

Green investment and coordination failure: An investors' perspective

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The goal to keep global warming well below 2°C can only be achieved if private investors shift capital from brown to green infrastructures and technologies. In this working paper, we present a game-theoretic perspective on the transition from brown to green growth. We perceive investment for mitigation as a coordination problem of selecting among multiple equilibria. We discuss how uncertainty in such a "green investment game" could be reduced in order to coordinate actors on the Pareto-superior equilibrium.

The paper can be downloaded here: GCF_WorkingPaper1-2017

 

 


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