Ten Facts about Energy and Growth
Economic growth depends critically on access to reliable energy. However, in much of the world, connectivity remains low, supply in connected areas is unreliable, and, at the same time, pollution and carbon emissions are on the rise. Michael Greenstone, Milton Friedman Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago will explore some of the key trends that are shaping energy in the developing world and outline some solutions to their energy challenges. Event date: Wednesday 24 September.