Sinergia : Innovation, Diffusion and Green Growth

Onshore wind farm in the Northern part of Galicia, Spain.


This project is led by the Centre for International Environmental Studies (CIES) of the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID), in cooperation with the Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich (ETHZ), The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL).

The project aims to explore theoretical, empirical and policy issues related to innovation, diffusion and green growth. The overarching objective of the project is to build a Swiss Network on the Economics of Green Growth.

The project is financed by the Swiss National Science Foundation through its Sinergia funding scheme. It is a three-year project, which started in 2014 and will be completed by the end of 2016, for an overall budget of 1.500.000 CHF.


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