The Impact of Climate Change Policies on the Employment Situation - Summary of Evidence Note

15-04-2010

This summary of evidence note aims at gathering existing literatures on the impact of climate change policies on employment. Taking into account the wide and very complex topic, this summary of evidence note cannot be considered as exhaustive and complete but intends to provide the reader with the best overview possible. Through sources selected in cooperation with the Library services, the note contributes to answering the following questions: what is the employmentenhancing potential of the climate change policies and which policy responses are appropriate at EU level in order to increase that potential.

This summary of evidence note aims at gathering existing literatures on the impact of climate change policies on employment. Taking into account the wide and very complex topic, this summary of evidence note cannot be considered as exhaustive and complete but intends to provide the reader with the best overview possible. Through sources selected in cooperation with the Library services, the note contributes to answering the following questions: what is the employmentenhancing potential of the climate change policies and which policy responses are appropriate at EU level in order to increase that potential.