• La Transition Énergétique: “Pointless, Costly and Unfair”

    • Date: 12/06/19
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    London, 12 June: A top French economist has slammed his country’s attempts to decarbonise its economy. Professor Rémy Prud’homme accuses the government of wasting money on schemes that will make almost no difference to the climate and will cause great harm to the poor. France already has relatively low carbon dioxide emissions because it gets […]

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  • Canada’s Carbon Taxation: It’s Worse Than Thought

    • Date: 05/06/19
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    Economist says Canada’s carbon tax regime is a complete mess London, 5 June 2019. A prominent economist says that Canada’s carbon tax regime, introduced last year, has been a complete mess. In a new paper published today by the Global Warming Policy Foundation, Robert Lyman explains how a theoretically sound approach to addressing CO2 emissions […]

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  • BBC Accused Of Serious Errors And Misleading Statements In David Attenborough’s Climate Show

    • Date: 26/04/19
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    London, 26 April: The Global Warming Policy Foundation has criticised the BBC for seriously inaccurate and misleading statements broadcast in its recent programme, Climate Change – The Facts. The BBC programme, presented by Sir David Attenborough, went far beyond its remit to present the facts of climate change, instead broadcasting a highly politicised manifesto in favour of […]

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  • Population Bombed! Shortlisted For Prestigious Donner Book Prize

    • Date: 02/04/19

    London, 2 April:  The Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF) is delighted to announce that our book Population Bombed! by Canadian authors Pierre Desrochers and Joanna Szurmak has been shortlisted for the prestigious Donner Book Prize. The Donner Prize annually rewards excellence and innovation in public policy writing by Canadian authors. In bestowing this award, the Donner […]

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  • The David Henderson Prize for Climate Economics

    • Date: 28/03/19
    • Global Warming Policy Foundation

    The Global Warming Policy Foundation is celebrating the life of Professor David Henderson by launching a major prize in his memory. The Henderson Prize has a value of $5000, and will be awarded for outstanding contributions to the field of climate economics. Professor Henderson was the Chief Economist at the OECD from 1983 until his […]

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  • Polar Bear Numbers Could Have Quadrupled

    • Date: 19/03/19
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    Researcher says attempts to silence her have failed Polar bear numbers could easily exceed 40,000, up from a low point of 10,000 or fewer in the 1960s. In The Polar Bear Catastrophe that Never Happened, a book published today by the Global Warming Policy Foundation, Dr Susan Crockford uses the latest data as well as revisiting […]

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  • New Report: Polar Bears Continue To Thrive

    • Date: 27/02/19
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    INTERNATIONAL POLAR BEAR DAY Inuit paying the price of rising bear populations The 2018 State of the Polar Bear report, published today by the Global Warming Policy Foundation, confirms that polar bears are continuing to thrive, despite recent reductions in sea ice levels. This finding contradicts claims by environmentalists and some scientists that falls in […]

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  • New Paper: Energy Policy Needs To Transition To Reality

    • Date: 14/02/19
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    Rapid decarbonisation is “a delusion” A prominent Canadian economist has called for the political classes to stop making claims that they cannot fulfill and to return to energy policies grounded in reality. In a new paper published by the Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF), Robert Lyman sets out the economic and technological constraints on delivering […]

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