All pages with keywords: climate change


Climate Change and Cocktails

Climate Change and Cocktails

Speakers: Included David Stainforth, Naomi Hicks, Maria Carvalho, Amelia Sharman, David Wilson and Murray Collins Climate change experts from the Grantham Research Institute at the LSE and at Imperial College … read more »


Professor Nicholas Stern – Climate change and risk

Professor Nicholas Stern – Climate change and risk

Public Lecture Nicholas Stern 21 Jan 2013

Part 1 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 … read more »


Dr Robert Falkner – International relations and global action on climate change

Dr Robert Falkner – International relations and global action on climate change

Public Lecture Robert Falkner 4 Feb 2013

In this lecture, Dr Robert Falkner explores the challenges of international action on climate change from the perspective of politics and international relations. This talk includes an introduction to international … read more »


Lord John Browne of Madingley – A Fractured Future: climate change in an age of fossil fuel abundance

Public Lecture 27 Nov 2013

In 1997, Lord Browne broke ranks with the rest of the oil industry and acknowledged the risk posed by climate change. In this lecture, he will reflect on the progress … read more »


Maria Dickinson – Extinction Risk and Climate Change

Seminar 12 Jan 2011

Part of the LSE-Imperial Grantham PhD Seminar Series in the Michaelmas term. Speaker: Maria Dickinson Link to publication


Professor Masako Ikefuji – Climate Change, Economic Growth, and Health

Seminar 24 Mar 2011

Seminar on paper that studies the interplay between climate, health, and the economy in a stylised world with four heterogeneous regions, labelled ‘West’ (cold and rich), ‘China’ (cold and poor), … read more »


Professor Martin Weitzman – An Economist Tries to Grapple with Catastrophic Climate Change

Public Lecture 24 May 2011

Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment public lecture Catastrophic climate-change damages are characterised by deep structural uncertainties in the science, combined with severe constraints on the ability … read more »


Nicholas Stern – A Blueprint for a Safer Planet

Nicholas Stern – A Blueprint for a Safer Planet

Public Lecture Simon Dietz, Nicholas Stern 21 Apr 2009

Nicholas Stern presented an outline of his new book, A Blueprint for a Safer Planet, which described how to manage climate change while creating a new era of growth and … read more »


Connie Hedegaard – Negotiating a New International Response to Climate Change

Connie Hedegaard – Negotiating a New International Response to Climate Change

Public Lecture Judith Rees 1 Oct 2008

Part of the FT Business – LSE European Institute ‘The Future of Europe’ lecture series, with the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment Chair: Professor Judith Rees, … read more »


Thomas L Friedman – Hot, Flat and Crowded

Thomas L Friedman – Hot, Flat and Crowded

Public Lecture Eric Neumayer 14 Oct 2008

Chair: Professor Eric Neumayer, professor of environment and development and head of the department of geography and environment Speaker: Thomas L Friedman, foreign affairs columnist for The New York Times … read more »