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.
Debating the EPA's Clean Power Plan Proposal
Blog Post | Debating the EPA's Clean Power Plan Proposal
Debating the EPA’s Clean Power Plan Proposal — The Big Picture for the EPA’s Clean Power Plan
August 27, 2014, Philip A. Wallach
Following further comments from Bob Sussman, former senior policy counsel to the EPA administrator, on the agency's regulatory approach to combating climate change, Philip Wallach argues that the Clean Power Plan sidesteps the political consensus necessary for such an effort to succeed against changing political winds in the coming decades.
Energy and Climate
2012, Jane McAdam
Ethics and Politics in the Age of Global Warming,<br>Revised edition
2011, William J. Antholis and Strobe Talbott
Addressing Climate Change in America
2010, Barry Rabe, ed.
Economics, Politics, Strategies, and Implications
2009, Carlos Pascual and Jonathan Elkind, eds.
Brookings Trade Forum 2008/2009
2009, Isaac Sorkin and Lael Brainard, eds.
A Billion Lives in the Balance?
2009, Lael Brainard, Abigail Jones and Nigel Purvis, eds.
What Role for Washington?
2009, David B. Sandalow, ed.
Economic Growth, the Environment, and Climate Change
2008, Ligang Song and Wing Thye. Woo, eds.
Independent Ideas for America's Next President
2007, Michael E. O'Hanlon, ed.
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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
Fellow, Economic Studies, Climate and Energy Economics Project
Policy Director, Climate and Energy Economics Project
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