Anil Markandya
Resource economist. Currently he is working as a Distinguished Ikerbasque (Basque Foundation for Science) Professor at the Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3), Leioa (Spain) and Honorary Professor of Economics at the University of Bath (UK). He was a lead author for the 3rd, 4th and 5th IPCC Assessment Reports on climate change as well as the Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5º. He was President of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economics from 2014–2015.
covid-19 and climate change

The paper reviews the impact that COVID-19 has had on the ambitions of countries to meet the Paris Accord of reducing emissions to keep global temperature increases to below 2 ºC in this century.