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"Climate Change: Efficiency and Equity"

Presentation, Harvard Project on Climate Agreements, Belfer Center

November 29, 2011

Author: Robert N. Stavins, Albert Pratt Professor of Business and Government; Member of the Board; Director, Harvard Project on Climate Agreements

Belfer Center Programs or Projects: Environment and Natural Resources; Harvard Project on Climate Agreements


Harvard Project on Climate Agreements Director Robert N. Stavins delivered a presentation titled "Climate Change: Efficiency and Equity," at The Graduate Institute in Geneva, Switzerland, on November 29, 2011. The talk was one in the Geneva Environmental Dialogue Series of public keynote lectures that the Institute holds annually on a theme related to the international environment. The theme for the 2011–2012 term is "Justice and the Environment." Stavins discussed energy innovation technology, carbon pricing, fuel efficiency standards, and the climate negotiations that took place in Durban, South Africa, and ended on December 11, 2011.


For more information about this publication please contact the Harvard Project on Climate Agreements Coordinator at 617-496-8054.

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Stavins, Robert N. "Climate Change: Efficiency and Equity." Presentation, Geneva Environmental Dialogue Series, Geneva, Switzerland. Harvard Project on Climate Agreements, Belfer Center, November 29, 2011.

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