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NEWS: An Economic Perspective on Climate Change Policy

Professor Stavins speaks at the symposium

Harvard Environmental Economics Program Director Robert N. Stavins delivered a presentation on February 4, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan titled "An Economic Perspective on Climate Change Policy," at a symposium hosted by the Research Institute of Innovative Technology for the Earth (RITE). The symposium is held annually by RITE's project on "ALternative Pathways toward Sustainable development and climate stabilization" (ALPS). Stavins discussed the evolution of climate and environmental policy from the Rio Earth Summit in 1992 to the UNFCCC negotiating session in Warsaw, Poland in November 2013. He further explained policy options available to address climate change, in the presentation linked below.


"An Economic Perspective on Climate Change Policy" Powerpoint Presentation