Public Lectures


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

 

Forthcoming events of this type


14
Oct
2014

The Politics of Climate Change 2014: what cause for hope?

Type:
Public Lectures
Speaker:
Professor Lord Anthony Giddens
Venue:
LSE, Old Theatre, Old Building

Professor Lord Giddens published The Politics of Climate Change in 2007 and is currently preparing a new edition in 2015. In this lecture, he will consider how much progress has … read more »


20
Oct
2014

Confronting Climate Change: Economics, Fairness and Political Feasibility

Type:
Public Lectures
Speaker:
Professor Lawrence H. Goulder
Venue:
LSE, Old Theatre, Old Building

How can climate change policies be designed to be not only environmentally effective but also cost-effective and fair? How can they be made more acceptable politically? Professor Lawrence H. Goulder’s … read more »


6
Nov
2014

Planetary Economics: macroeconomics and international implications

Type:
Public Lectures
Speaker:
Professor Michael Grubb
Venue:
LSE, Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House

Professor Grubb summarises the key arguments in his book, co-authored with Professors Hourcade and Neuhoff, assessing lessons from 20 years of debate on technology, economic dimensions of global energy and … read more »