Public Lectures


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

Check details of past public lectures

 

Forthcoming events of this type


26
May
2015

Public Lecture: Quality of Life in Urban China: economic growth and the environment

Type:
Public Lectures
Speaker:
Professor Matthew Kahn
Venue:
Old Theatre, Old Building, LSE, London, WC2A 2AE

Grantham Research Institute and Department of Geography and Environment Public Lecture Professor Kahn, a leading expert on environmental and urban issues, will examine China’s economic growth to present key issues … read more »


3
Jun
2015

Public Lecture: Why Are We Waiting? The Logic, Urgency and Promise of Tackling Climate Change

Type:
Public Lectures
Speaker:
Professor Lord Stern of Brentford
Venue:
Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building, LSE, London WC2A 3LJ

Grantham Research Institute and Centre for Economic Performance Public Lecture Transition to a low-carbon economy and rapid structural transformations to the world economy provide a story of growth and poverty … read more »


23
Jun
2015

Public Lecture: International Cooperation and Climate Change

Type:
Public Lectures
Speaker:
Dr Alina Averchenkova, Professor John Broome, Professor Robyn Eckersley, Fergus Green
Venue:
Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building, LSE, London WC2A 3LJ

Grantham Research Institute and the Forum for European Philosophy Public Discussion Tackling climate change is crucial for human well-being. So why has the international community been faltering on effective climate … read more »