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Environmental Insights: Conversations on policy and practice from the Harvard Environmental Economics Program.

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Environmental Insights: Conversations on policy and practice from the Harvard Environmental Economics Program Harvard Environmental Economics Program

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Environmental Insights: Conversations on policy and practice from the Harvard Environmental Economics Program.

PHOTO: by Gustavo Quepón on Unsplash

    The Prospects for U.S. Environmental Policy: A Conversation with Jonathan Wiener

    The Prospects for U.S. Environmental Policy: A Conversation with Jonathan Wiener

    Jonathan Wiener, the William and Thomas Perkins Professor of Law at Duke Law School, shared his insights on the prospects for federal fiscal, legislative, and regulatory instruments to positively impact climate policy in the newest episode of “Environmental Insights: Discussions on Policy and Practice from the Harvard Environmental Economics Program,” a podcast produced by the Harvard Environmental Economics Program. Read a transcript of the interview here: https://www.belfercenter.org/sites/default/files/files/publication/jonathan_wiener_environmental_insights-podcast-transcription_2.pdf

    • 30 min
    The Economics of Wine: A Conversation with Orley Ashenfelter

    The Economics of Wine: A Conversation with Orley Ashenfelter

    Orley Ashenfelter, the Joseph Douglas Green 1895 Professor of Economics at Princeton University, outlined both the positive and negative impacts of climate change on grape growing and the wine industry in the newest episode of “Environmental Insights: Discussions on Policy and Practice from the Harvard Environmental Economics Program." Read a transcription of the interview here: https://www.belfercenter.org/sites/default/files/files/publication/orley-ashenfelter-podcast-transcript-4-8-2022.pdf

    • 25 min
    Updating the Social Cost of Carbon: A Conversation with Maureen Cropper

    Updating the Social Cost of Carbon: A Conversation with Maureen Cropper

    Maureen Cropper, Distinguished University Professor of Economics at the University of Maryland, makes a compelling case in favor of updating the social cost of carbon in the newest episode of “Environmental Insights: Discussions on Policy and Practice from the Harvard Environmental Economics Program,” a podcast produced by the Harvard Environmental Economics Program. Read a transcript of the interview here: https://www.belfercenter.org/sites/default/files/files/publication/maureen-cropper-podcast-transcript.pdf

    • 28 min
    U.S. Regulatory and Climate Policy: A Conversation with Paul Joskow

    U.S. Regulatory and Climate Policy: A Conversation with Paul Joskow

    Paul Joskow, the Elizabeth and James Killian Professor of Economics emeritus at MIT and former President and CEO of the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation in New York City, shared his thoughts on U.S. regulatory economics and climate change policy in the newest episode of “Environmental Insights: Discussions on Policy and Practice from the Harvard Environmental Economics Program,” a podcast produced by the Harvard Environmental Economics Program. Read a transcript of the podcast: https://www.belfercenter.org/sites/default/files/files/publication/joskow-podcast-transcript.pdf

    • 30 min
    The Institutional Dimensions of Climate Policy: A Conversation with Navroz Dubash

    The Institutional Dimensions of Climate Policy: A Conversation with Navroz Dubash

    Navroz Dubash, professor at the Centre for Policy Research in New Delhi, made a compelling argument on behalf of the power of international institutions and national politics to guide climate policy in the newest episode of “Environmental Insights: Discussions on Policy and Practice from the Harvard Environmental Economics Program,” a podcast produced by the Harvard Environmental Economics Program. Read a transcript of the interview here: https://www.belfercenter.org/sites/default/files/files/publication/navroz-dubash-environmental-insights-podcast-transcript.pdf

    • 32 min
    Pragmatic Climate Policy Options: A Conversation with Gib Metcalf

    Pragmatic Climate Policy Options: A Conversation with Gib Metcalf

    Energy economist Gilbert Metcalf, Professor of Economics at Tufts University, makes the argument for pragmatic climate change policies that will withstand the political divisions in Washington in the newest episode of “Environmental Insights: Discussions on Policy and Practice from the Harvard Environmental Economics Program,” a podcast produced by the Harvard Environmental Economics Program. Read a transcription of the conversation here: https://www.belfercenter.org/sites/default/files/files/publication/gilbert-metcalf-podcast-transcript.pdf

    • 29 min

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