M2 Choice – Environmental and Natural Resources Economics (ERNA)

Current Student - Charlotte Chemarin Which aspects of your chosen program were the most challenging?  I think one of the most challenging aspects is that we have a lot of oral presentations to do - at least one per course. It is something I am not comfortable with. Nevertheless, I know it is important to … Continue reading M2 Choice – Environmental and Natural Resources Economics (ERNA)

Taxe carbone et redistribution

Alors que Greta Thumberg s’indigne au sommet de l’ONU pour le climat, les émissions de gaz à effet de serre ne cessent de s’élever. Pour respecter la barre des deux degrés choisie par la COP 21, la concentration de CO2 devrait se stabiliser puis diminuer. Or elle augmente, à hauteur de 2 ppm (partie par … Continue reading Taxe carbone et redistribution

The growth of world air traffic and its impact on climate change

Driven by economic growth in East Asia, world air traffic has increased at a very rapid pace in the last decades. As more and more people join the middle class in emerging countries, the market for domestic flights is expanding rapidly, which, in turn, boosts demand for commercial flights in different parts of the world. … Continue reading The growth of world air traffic and its impact on climate change

Internship Report : Valérie Furio, Efficacity

Where did you do your internship and what was your role? I did my M1 internship at Efficacity, a research institute for energy efficiency in urban systems. The institute is located just east of Paris in the Descartes campus, which has been developed with the clear intention of becoming a hub for research on urbanism … Continue reading Internship Report : Valérie Furio, Efficacity

M2 Report – IRSN, Felipe Ramírez

Where did you do your internship and what was your role? I did a six months internship at the IRSN (Institut de Radioprotection et de Sûreté Nucléaire) – the French nuclear protection institute. It employs around 1800 people, at the moment, in activities related to nuclear safety, regulation, research and risk management, and analysis. I … Continue reading M2 Report – IRSN, Felipe Ramírez