David Wheeler

Center for Global Development

2055 L St. NW

5th floor

Washington, DC 20036

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

26

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

The Impact of Sea Level Rise on Developing Countries: A Comparative Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4136
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Independent Consultant, The World Bank, Center for Global Development and Independent Consultant
Downloads 1,910 (3,339)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Wetlands, Climate Change, Population Policies, Country Strategy & Performance, Geographical Information Systems

2.

Desert Power: The Economics of Solar Thermal Electricity for Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 156
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2014
Kevin Ummel and David Wheeler
Center for Global Development and Center for Global Development
Downloads 854 (17,431)
Citation 5

Abstract:

solar energy, energy technology, climate change

Road Network Upgrading and Overland Trade Expansion in Sub-Saharan Africa

Journal of African Economies, Vol. 19, No. 3, pp. 399-432, 2010
Posted: 10 May 2010
Piet Buys, Uwe Deichmann and David Wheeler
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Center for Global Development

Abstract:

F15, H54, O55

4.

Country Stakes in Climate Change Negotiations: Two Dimensions of Vulnerability

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4300
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), The World Bank, United Nations Environment Programme and Center for Global Development
Downloads 205 (98,838)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Energy Production and Transportation, Energy and Environment, Environment and Energy Efficiency, Climate Change, Transport and Environment

5.

A Green Venture Fund to Finance Clean Technology for Developing Countries

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 245
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Apr 2011
Darius Nassiry and David Wheeler
Center for Global Development and Center for Global Development
Downloads 189 (100,953)

Abstract:

climate finance, investment, public-private, green venture, fund

6.

The Economics of Adaptation to Extreme Weather Events in Developing Countries

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 199
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Jan 2010
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Independent Consultant and Center for Global Development
Downloads 144 (138,147)

Abstract:

Women, Girls, Extreme Weather, Education, Economic Development, Climate Change

7.

Climate Change and the Future Impacts of Storm-Surge Disasters in Developing Countries

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 182
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Sep 2009
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Independent Consultant, World Bank and Center for Global Development
Downloads 134 (124,025)

Abstract:

climate change, developing countires, coastal cities, storm surges, coastal populations, economic activity, wetlands

8.

Quantifying Vulnerability to Climate Change: Implications for Adaptation Assistance

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 240
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 01 May 2011
David Wheeler
Center for Global Development
Downloads 127 (110,546)
Citation 3

Abstract:

climate change, vulnerability, risk indicators, weather-related disasters, sea-level rise, loss of agricultural productivity

9.

Calculating Carma: Global Estimation of Co2 Emissions from the Power Sector

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 May 2008
David Wheeler and Kevin Ummel
Center for Global Development and Center for Global Development
Downloads 122 (160,437)

Abstract:

carbon monitoring, CO2 emissions, carbon emissions, climate change, global warming

10.

Crossroads at Mmamabula: Will the World Bank Choose the Clean Energy Path?

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 140
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Mar 2008
David Wheeler
Center for Global Development
Downloads 107 (205,814)

Abstract:

World Bank, climate change, Botswana

11.

Another Inconvenient Truth: A Carbon-Intensive South Faces Environmental Disaster, No Matter What the North Does

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Mar 2008
David Wheeler and Kevin Ummel
Center for Global Development and Center for Global Development
Downloads 102 (200,500)
Citation 4

Abstract:

climate change, development

12.

Economic Dynamics and Forest Clearing: A Spatial Econometric Analysis for Indonesia

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 280
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Feb 2012
Center for Global Development, Center for Global Development, Center for Global Development, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 82 (232,943)

Abstract:

13.

Moving Toward a Consensus on Climate Policy: The Essential Role of Global Public Disclosure

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 Mar 2008
David Wheeler
Center for Global Development
Downloads 79 (241,414)

Abstract:

climate change

14.

Less Smoke, More Mirrors: Where India Really Stands on Solar Power and Other Renewables

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 Aug 2010
David Wheeler and Saurabh Shome
Center for Global Development and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 71 (248,695)
Citation 2

Abstract:

renewable energy, carbon emissions, India, carbon caps, CO2, coal, environment, climate change

15.

Forma: Forest Monitoring for Action - Rapid Identification of Pan-Tropical Deforestation Using Moderate-Resolution Remotely Sensed Data

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 192
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Jan 2010
Dan Hammer, Robin Kraft and David Wheeler
Center for Global Development, Center for Global Development and Center for Global Development
Downloads 63 (252,494)

Abstract:

Remote Sensing, Forest, Deforestation, Conservation, Climate Change

16.

Why Warner-Lieberman Failed and How to Get America's Working Families Behind the Next Cap-and-Trade Bill

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 149
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Aug 2008
David Wheeler
Center for Global Development
Downloads 44 (340,638)
Citation 1

Abstract:

cap-and-trade, greenhouse gas emissions, climate change

17.

The Economics of Population Policy for Carbon Emissions Reduction in Developing Countries

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 229
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 May 2011
David Wheeler and Dan Hammer
Center for Global Development and Center for Global Development
Downloads 42 (300,795)

Abstract:

Female education, family planning, sustainable development, carbon emissions, developing countries

18.

From REDD to Green: A Global Incentive System to Stop Tropical Forest Clearing

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 282
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Feb 2012
David Wheeler, Dan Hammer and Robin Kraft
Center for Global Development, Center for Global Development and Center for Global Development
Downloads 37 (331,499)

Abstract:

19.

Confronting the American Divide on Carbon Emissions Regulation

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 232
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 May 2011
David Wheeler
Center for Global Development
Downloads 34 (350,230)
Citation 1

Abstract:

carbon regulation, America, EU, Europe

20.

Fair Shares: Crediting Poor Countries for Carbon Mitigation

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 259
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Jul 2011
David Wheeler
Center for Global Development
Downloads 31 (367,331)
Citation 1

Abstract:

renewable energy, carbon emissions, climate change, economic development, carbon mitigation cost

21.

It's One World Out There: The Global Consensus on Selecting the World Bank's Next President

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 123
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Jul 2007
David Wheeler
Center for Global Development
Downloads 23 (418,150)

Abstract:

World Bank, president, selection, international, finance, development

22.

Energy+ Country Performance Ratings, 2001-2010

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Mar 2013
David Wheeler
Center for Global Development
Downloads 21 (390,480)

Abstract:

climate change, greenhouse gas, conservation

23.

FCPR – Forest Conservation Performance Rating for the Pan-Tropics

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 294
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Jul 2012
David Wheeler, Dan Hammer and Robin Kraft
Center for Global Development, Center for Global Development and Center for Global Development
Downloads 16 (423,157)

Abstract:

forests, conservation, satellite imagery

24.

Forest Clearing in the Pantropics: December 2005 - August 2011

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 283
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Feb 2012
David Wheeler, Robin Kraft and Dan Hammer
Center for Global Development, Center for Global Development and Center for Global Development
Downloads 15 (433,428)

Abstract:

25.

Unity in Diversity: A Global Consensus on Choosing the IMF’S Managing Director — Evidence from CGD's Online Survey

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 267
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Sep 2011
David Wheeler
Center for Global Development
Downloads 7 (494,685)

Abstract:

IMF, leadership selection, international finance, development

26.

Forest Conservation Performance Rating (fCPR) Report 2: Bad News for the Pan-Tropics and Everybody Else

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 317
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Mar 2013
David Wheeler, Dan Hammer and Robin Kraft
Center for Global Development, Center for Global Development and Center for Global Development
Downloads 2 (484,833)

Abstract:

forests, conservation, satellite imagery