Energy and Environment
Slowing global warming is among the most complex economic, political and diplomatic challenges of our time. Cutting greenhouse gas emissions from burning coal, petroleum, and other fossil fuels will require innovation and hard work by governments, businesses and consumers alike. While there are great challenges, there are also promising opportunities in addressing the problem, not only in industrialized nations, but also in rapidly developing countries like India and China.
A woman walks around debris after Hurricane Gonzalo passed through the Royal Naval Dockyard, western Bermuda, October 18, 2014. Bermuda suffered extensive power outages on Saturday after Hurricane Gonzalo pummelled the tiny island chain with rain and howling winds, but the tourist destination dodged catastrophic damage and death despite the direct hit.
Climate change induced displacement: leveraging transnational advocacy networks (TANs) to address operational gaps
March 3, 2015, Steven Livingston and Joseph Guay
How can we attain a better understanding of the effects of climate change on human populations? Some part of the answer might be found in an older idea combined with newer technological capabilities.
Energy and Climate
March 3, 2015
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Opinion | The Upshot
February 13, 2015, Michael Greenstone
February 6, 2015, Stacey White
February 5, 2015, Rob Jackson
January 30, 2015, Scott Moore
January 21, 2015, Joshua Meltzer, Timmons Roberts and Philip A. Wallach
India-U.S. Policy Memo
January 2015, Rahul Tongia
January 14, 2015, Vivian Thomson and Sérgio Pacca
January 12, 2015, Bruce Jones and Samir Saran
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Warwick J. McKibbin
Nonresident Senior Fellow, Economic Studies, Global Economy and Development, Climate and Energy Economics Project
Co-Director, Brookings-LSE Project on Internal Displacement
Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy
Senior Fellow, Economic Studies, Climate and Energy Economics Project
Policy Director, Climate and Energy Economics Project
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