University of São Paulo

The University of Sao Paulo Regional and Urban Economics Lab – NEREUS – was officially created in December 02, 2002. It is based in the Department of Economics at USP and it draws its researchers from faculty, graduate and undergraduate students interested in the spatial dimension of socioeconomic processes.

IIASA collaborates with the University of São Paulo in the following areas:

22 October 2015
Decent Living Energy

Energy and emissions thresholds for providing decent living standards to all. There is confusion surrounding how poverty eradication will contribute to climate change. This is due to knowledge gaps related to the material basis of poverty, and the relationship between energy and human development. Addressing this issue rigorously requires bridging gaps between global justice, economics, energy systems analysis, and industrial ecology, and applying this knowledge to projections of anthropogenic greenhouse gases. More

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Last edited: 21 June 2016

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