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ECB interest rate hikes will damage climate protection policies

Heimberger, Philipp and Steininger, Lea (2022) ECB interest rate hikes will damage climate protection policies. LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) blog (15 Aug 2022). Blog Entry.

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On 21 July, the European Central Bank decided to raise interest rates for the first time since 2011 in a bid to curb inflation. With further rate rises potentially on the horizon, Philipp Heimberger and Lea Steininger argue that climate protection policies could be an unexpected casualty from the central bank’s shift in approach.

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Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JZ International relations
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
H Social Sciences > HG Finance
Date Deposited: 21 Sep 2022 10:45
Last Modified: 21 Sep 2022 10:45

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