The Forum provides rigorous research, debates, and sound economic insights to thematic issues such as: How are climate risks transmitted to the macroeconomy and financial systems? Which modelling frameworks best grasp the complex linkages between climate change, the economy and financial markets? How can they help in improving monetary and financial policies? What should the role of central banks be in tackling climate change?
Senior Policy Fellow
Grantham Institute on Climate Change and the Environment
Adrian von Jagow is a PhD student at the Institute for Ecological Economics at Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU) and joined E-axes Forum shortly after its inception. His current research interest is in green retail finance and the relationship of financial market structure and environmental change
Anushka Negi is currently pursuing a master's degree in Socio-Ecological Economics and Policy from the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU). She has previously interned at policy think tanks and social and environmental consultancies where she gained interest in the correlations and intersections between the environment, social systems, and the economy. Her current research interest is in identifying the role of monetary policies toward ecological and sustainable development. .
Esther Shears is a PhD Candidate in the Energy & Resources Group at the University of California, Berkeley. Her current research focuses on the role of the state in the decarbonization transition, as well as how to integrate climate science models into financial stability monitoring. She has previously worked in antitrust enforcement and holds an MS and MPP from the University of California, Berkeley.