Public Lectures


The Institute hosts public lectures by leading economists, writers, politicians and scholars in the field of climate change and the environment.

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Forthcoming events of this type


4
Oct
2018

The Grantham Research Institute at 10: What next for international climate action?

Type:
Public Lectures
Speaker:
Emma Howard Boyd (Chair, Environment Agency), Professor Dame Judith Rees (Vice Chair, Grantham Research Institute), Professor Lord Stern (Chair, Grantham Research Institute), Lord Turner (Chair, Institute for New Economic Thinking)
Venue:
Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building, 54 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2A 3LJ

In this event to celebrate the Grantham Research Institute’s 10th anniversary, the panel will explore how climate action needs to develop in the next 10 years to successfully deliver the … read more »


8
Nov
2018

Human rights and climate change

Type:
Public Lectures
Speaker:
Professor Myles Allen, Roberto Eugenio T Cadiz, Lord Carnwath, Dr Annalisa Savaresi, Dr Joana Setzer, Dr Stephen Humphreys
Venue:
Hong Kong Theatre, Clement's House, LSE London, UK

Hosted by the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment and LSE Law An expert panel will discuss the links between human rights and climate change, and whether … read more »


26
Nov
2018

A New Era for Business

Type:
Public Lectures
Speaker:
Paul Polman, Nicholas Stern
Venue:
Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building, London School of Economics

In an era of declining trust, growing inequality and spiralling climate change, Paul Polman will talk about the changing role of business and the opportunities presented by the UN Sustainable Development Goals to deliver … read more »