Professor Nicholas Stern – Climate change and risk
In part one of this lecture, Professor Stern outlines the evidence on the science and risks of climate change. He provides an introduction to the science of climate change, the nature of the problem, uncertainties, and the evidence for action on climate change.
This film extract is taken from a LSE 100 lecture; an undergraduate course which explores current issues of public concern and intellectual debate, from the perspective of different disciplines.
In part two, Professor Stern explores possible policy responses to managing climate change, including mitigation and adaptation and provides an introduction to the global climate negotiations.