Research & Teaching

Herbert F. Johnson Professor of International Management; Director of Harvard's Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies
Harvard Business School

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Gordon McKay Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Abbott and James Lawrence Professor of Engineering [Emeritus]
School of Engineering & Applied Sciences

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Associate of the Department of Economics
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Professor of the Practice of Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School
Harvard Kennedy School
Jerome A. and Joan L. Cohen Professor of Law; Director, East Asian Legal Studies Program; Chair, Harvard Law School Project on Disability
Harvard Law School

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Douglas Dillon Professor of Government
Harvard Kennedy School

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Frank G. Thompson Professor of Government 
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Visiting Lecturer on Environmental Science and Public Policy
Harvard Business School

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Jesse Isidor Straus Professor of Business Administration; Co-Director, Center for Public Leadership
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Harvard Business School
Harvard Kennedy School
Norman B. and Muriel Leventhal Professor of Advanced Urbanism; Co-Director - LCAU, MIT Leventhal Center for Advanced Urbanism
President Emeritus and Senior Fellow, Institute for Healthcare Improvement; Lecturer, Department of Health Care Policy
Harvard Medical School
James R. Schlesinger Professor of the Practice of Energy, National Security, and Foreign Policy; Co-Principal Investigator, Project on Managing the Atom; Member of the Board, Belfer Center
Harvard Kennedy School

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Harvey Brooks Professor of International Science, Public Policy and Human Development
Harvard Kennedy School
Maurits C. Boas Professor of International Economics
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
John A. Reilly Clinical Professor of Law

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William Ziegler Professor of Business Administration
Harvard Business School

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Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management
Harvard Business School
Associate in Bioengineering; Founder and Director, Le Laboratoire in Paris, France; Faculty Associate, Center for Nanoscale Systems
James W. Harpel Professor of Capital Formation and Growth
Harvard Kennedy School

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Archibald Cox Professor of Law; Director, Environmental and Energy Law Program
Harvard Law School
Louis D. Brandeis Professor of Law
Harvard Law School

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Winthrop Laflin McCormack Professor of Citizenship and Self-Government; Director, Ash Center's Democratic Governance Programs; Chief of Party and Principal Investigator, Transparency for Development
Harvard Kennedy School
Fred and Eleanor Glimp Professor of Economics
Harvard Kennedy School
John Leverett Professor in the University; David A. Wells Professor of Political Economy, Department of Economics
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Harvard Business School

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Professor of Economics and Decision Sciences; Director, Harvard Center for Risk Analysis
Harvard School of Public Health
Rafik Hariri Professor of the Practice of International Political Economy
Harvard Kennedy School
Professor of Law
Harvard Law School

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John and Natty McArthur University Professor
Harvard Business School
Raymond Plank Professor of Global Energy Policy; Research Director, Harvard Electricity Policy Group
Harvard Kennedy School

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Teresa and John Heinz Professor of Environmental Policy; Professor of Environmental Science and Policy; Co-Director, Science, Technology and Public Policy Program
Harvard Kennedy School
Associate Professor of Urban Planning
Harvard Graduate School of Design
Pforzheimer Professor of Science & Technology Studies
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Harvard Kennedy School
Samuel W. Morris University Professor of Economics
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Harvard Kennedy School
Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy [Emeritus]; Co-director, Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development 
Harvard Kennedy School
Assistant Professor of Business Administration
Gordon McKay Professor of Applied Physics, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences; Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Harvard Kennedy School
Senior Fellow, Senator John Heinz Professor of Management Practice in Environmental Management [Emeritus]
Harvard Business School

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Albert L. Williams Professor of International Trade and Investment; Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Harvard Kennedy School

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Howard and Katherine Aibel Professor of Law
Harvard Law School
Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights; Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Harvard School of Public Health
Jassim M. Jaidah Family Director of the Environment and Natural Resources Program; Director of Environmental and Natural Resource Program; Senior Lecturer in Public Policy
Harvard Kennedy School
George F Baker, Jr. Professor of Public Management; Eliot I. Snider and Family Professor of Business Administration
Harvard Business School

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Senior Lecturer of Business Administration; Faculty Chair of the HBS Africa Research Center
Harvard Business School

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Senior Lecturer of Business Administration
Harvard Business School

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Ford Foundation Associate Professor of Public Policy
Harvard Kennedy School

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Lecturer in Public Policy; Director at the Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation

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Sarofim-Rock Professor of Business Administration (Leave of Absence)
Harvard Business School

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Benjamin Peirce Research Professor of Technology and Public Policy; Director, Science, Technology and Public Policy Program (HKS)
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Harvard Kennedy School

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Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor, Emeritus
Harvard Kennedy School

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Jeane Kirkpatrick Professor of the Practice of International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School; Member of the Board, Belfer Center; Faculty Affiliate, Middle East Initiative
Harvard Kennedy School

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Mohammed Kamal Professor of Public Policy; Co-Director for Evidence for Policy Design (EPoD); Area Chair for International Development
Harvard Kennedy School
John D. Black Professor of Business Administration; Unit Head, Business, Government and the International Economy
Harvard Business School
Lucius N. Littauer Professor of Philosophy and Public Administration; Director of the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy; Co-Director of Graduate Studies at the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics
Harvard Kennedy School
Baker Foundation Professor; Dimitri V. D'Arbeloff - MBA Class of 1955 Professor of Business Administration, Emeritus
Harvard Business School

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Sturgis Hooper Professor of Geology; Professor of Environmental Science and Engineering; Director, Harvard University Center for the Environment; Co-Director, Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Baker Foundation Professor of Management Practice; Poorvu Family Professor of Management Practice, Retired
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
A.J. Meyer Professor of Energy & Economic Development; Director of Graduate Studies, Doctoral Program in Public Policy and in Political Economy and Government; Director, Harvard Environmental Economics Program; Director, Harvard Project on International Climate Agreements; Co-Chair of the Harvard Business School-Kennedy School Joint Degree Programs
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Harvard Kennedy School
Charles W. Eliot University Professor
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Harvard Kennedy School
Robert Walmsley University Professor; Founder and Director of the Program on Behavioral Economics and Public Policy at Harvard Law School
Harvard Law School

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Professor of Government; Deputy Vice Provost for Advances in Learning; Faculty Director for the Vice Provost for Advances in Learning Research Group; Faculty Director for the Harvard Initiative on Learning and Teaching
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Senator John Heinz Professor of Environmental Management
Harvard Business School
Lavine Family Professor of Humanitarian Studies at HSPH; Professor in the Department of Global Health and Population at HMS; Director, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative; Chairman, Brigham and Women's Hospital Department of Emergency Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Harvard School of Public Health
Baker Foundation Professor, Paul Whiton Cherington Professor of Business Administration, Emeritus
Harvard Business School

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Senior Lecturer of Business Administration
Harvard Business School
Mallinckrodt Professor of Physics [Emeritus]
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Henry L. Stimson Professor of Law; Vice Dean for the Graduate Program and International Legal Studies 

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Frank Plumpton Ramsey Professor of Political Economy
Harvard Kennedy School
This year, 92 undergraduate students were awarded research grants through the restructured Summer Undergraduate Research Fund.
September 9, 2020
Each year, HUCE welcomes a new cohort of scholars through our Environmental Fellows program. On the heels of a fruitful first year, we checked in with Alyssa.
March 13, 2020
Young scholars come together to learn about the complexities of climate change from leading experts.
January 24, 2020
HUCE Director Dan Schrag sits down with John Holdren following his return to campus after eight years in Washington
May 26, 2017
A profile on Burbank Professor of Political Economy James Stock
May 26, 2017
A profile on Professor of the History of Science and Affiliated Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences Naomi Oreskes
May 25, 2017
A wander through the sunlit wilderness of policy, problems, and possibility
May 24, 2016
What lies ahead for the global climate agreement
May 24, 2016
Oil price freefall soothes consumers, worries environmentalists
May 27, 2015
An Environment@Harvard profile on HLS Professor Mark Wu
May 27, 2015
$12 million award to establish an Energy Frontier Research Center at Harvard, directed by Professor Cynthia Friend
July 2, 2014
A look at the renewable energy research of Laura Diaz Anadon (HKS) and Richard Vietor (HBS)
June 9, 2014
Harvard faculty probe the nexus between environment, energy, and economic growth
June 9, 2014
HUCE welcomes new cohort of postdoctoral researchers, bids farewell to outgoing Fellows
June 17, 2013
Sachi Oshima '13 recalls her experience at last summer's Rio+20 Earth Summit in Brazil
June 17, 2013
In their own words, two undergraduates discuss their HUCE-funded research projects
June 17, 2013
An interview with professors Jennifer Leaning and Michael VanRooyen
June 17, 2013
Activists and scholars debate the role of social movements in confronting climate issues
June 17, 2013
An Environment@Harvard profile of Joseph Aldy, assistant professor of public policy at the Harvard Kennedy School
May 2, 2013
December 14, 2012
July 24, 2012
A profile on the Graduate Consortium on Energy & Environment
May 13, 2011
February 25, 2011
May 26, 2010

Explores controversies about the use of markets and market reasoning in areas such as organ sales, procreation, environmental regulation, immigration policy, military service, voting, health care, education, and criminal justice.

An advanced language and culture class that examines literature and films portraying the political, sociological, financial and environmental impact of multinational companies doing business in Latin America.

This course considers the relationships between systems of human injustice and environmental issues—including industrial disasters, ocean acidification, and resource extraction. We examine environmental justice writing and artwork with a transnational, interconnected approach.

Protests over government policies have become more commonplace in both advanced and emerging countries around the world. Angry citizens complain about a wide range issues including inequality, privacy, democracy, immigration, trade, job security, health care, and climate change.

Capitalism organizes society around individual pursuits of material gain. Capitalism seems to have won the great ideological struggle with other ways of organizing society. But there is much discontent.

Climate change, urbanization, and conflict mean that global disasters are on the rise.  How should the world respond when disasters force people from their homes?  How can we better help the world’s refugees?  This course examines the past, present, and future of the international humanitarian re

This course is an introduction to the analysis of the causes and character of international conflict and cooperation. Theories of international relations are presented and then applied to contemporary and historical cases.

Artificial intelligence (AI) has captured the attention of businesspeople, scientists, and engineers worldwide. Across industries, leaders are seeking ways to create value through machine learning and other frontier technologies.

This course is intended for students interested in geological, hydrologic, biological, and social sciences with an specific focus on wetland environments and resources. In this course, students gain an interdisciplinary overview of physicochemical, biological, and cultural aspects of wetlands.

Empirical data demonstrate that the climate is changing and that these changes could produce increasingly serious consequences over the course of this century. This course explores the legal framework in which adaptation actions occur and the policy tools available to regulators.

The course will require one short paper (3-4 pages) and one long paper about a topic of the student's choosing.

This course applies economic tools to understand the rationale, design, and evaluation of public policies focused on energy and environmental problems.

Humans are engineering the planetary environment with emerging technologies such as synthetic nitrogen fertilizers, geoengineering, and gene-drives—all of which offer new opportunities while posing new risks. What policies should guide the development of such technologies?

The dismantling of programs has been a dominant aspect of US environmental policy since 2017 and has had substantial negative impacts. How can the system be restored and function better than before?

This course explores corporate sustainability through a collaboration with Harvard Business School Online.

Sustainability in international business is more than simply adopting sustainable practices—it has the potential to help companies gain competitive advantage. This course is designed to be highly interactive.

Can the Paris Agreement help reduce climate change? Will the WTO prevent a new trade war? Does international human rights law actually contribute to improvement in human rights, and if so under what conditions? Can we use international law to build better norms to limit cyber war?

This is an advanced research seminar on selected topics in environmental and resource economics. Emphasizes theoretical models, quantitative empirical analysis, and public policy applications. Includes presentations by invited outside speakers.

This course will apply the tools of political economy to the study of environmental policymaking, both in the United States and around the world.  How are different interests represented in the creation and implementation of environmental policy?  What makes some countries more active on environm

This course communicates to students the knowledge they need to carry out sustainability actions in their organizations. Background information on sustainability is used to provide students with a clear understanding of climate change.

This course focuses on transportation's role in sustainability. We examine the interplay of transportation and the structure of society, including topics such as the economy, the environment, land use, politics, technology, and history.

Waste materials are an often unavoidable by-product of most human activity. Rapid economic growth, urbanization, and increasing population have resulted in an increase in resource consumption, and consequent generation of large amounts of waste.

Transparency and accountability are the cornerstones of a corporate sustainability environmental, social, and governance (ESG) program.

This course will examine the interplay of geopolitics and human rights, with a focus on how the changing dynamics of the international system are influencing the strategy and statecraft for confronting issues with major security and human consequences.

The global balance of power is changing dramatically.  This course focuses on the compelling transformation we are witnessing: the rise of China to great power status; the changing nature of European and Russian power; the new roles that India, Brazil, South Africa and others are exercising in gl

Empirical data demonstrate that the climate is changing and that these changes could produce increasingly serious consequences over the course of this century.  Governments and private actors around  the world are strategizing, debating, lobbying, implementing, and defending mechanisms to both mi

Through the lens of the rapidly changing Arctic region, this course will give students experience in developing policy and social innovations to address complex policy challenges at the intersection of environment and human well-being and to communicate solutions effectively orally and in writing

This course will explore the political problems involved in mitigating and adapting to global climate change. We will draw on both the empirical and normative political literatures, as well as climate science and economics, to approach key questions about climate politics. What do we owe to the f

Burning fossil fuels has powered 150 years of unprecedented economic growth, but doing so has left a legacy of high and increasing concentrations of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases.

The world needs leaders with the skills, courage and perseverance to fight for environmental health and a sustainable future.

In January 1st of 2016 the United Nations officially released the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development which officially launched the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which over the next 15 years will drive global activities to end all forms of poverty, fight inequalities and reduce clim

This semester-long course examines how economic theory and rigorous evidence can be harnessed to design development policies that respond to market and political failures in developing economies.

Science and technology (S&T) affect—and insights rooted in understanding of S&T therefore are germane to formulating policy about—practically every issue on the agenda of governments: the economy, public health, education, environment, defense, diplomacy and more.  Policy makers and those

This course develops the knowledge and skills necessary to successfully market sustainable products and services. At the end of the course students are able to understand the key elements of developing a successful marketing strategy and branding approach for a sustainable market offering.

This course introduces the concepts and practices of sustainable development, clean technology, and energy management.

This course examines the role of corporate responsibility as a strategy to improve products, profits, and brand equity. The idea of corporations as simply wealth-creating organizations with no obligations to the environment is no longer acceptable.

This course introduces the concepts and components of a geographic information system (GIS). It also teaches the essential skills of spatial data management, analysis, and visualization through the use of the ArcGIS software package.

This course helps students develop critical thinking, scholarly writing skills, and research abilities while developing their individual thesis proposals.

Sustainable finance is a main topic on the international agenda. Financial decisions worldwide are increasingly influenced by the scarcity of resources, the search for profits through efficiency, and climate change. We observe an increasing investment appetite for green bonds.

This course introduces the basic principles of tourism master planning, enabling students to learn how communities, governments, business, and civil society can take a more inclusive and sustainable approach to planning tourism destinations worldwide.

The course is designed as a broad survey covering the most critical topics in environmental economics today. Economics, the science of how scarce resources are allocated, is at the core of many of our most challenging environmental issues, and therefore vitally important.

In this reading group, we will explore historic and ongoing legal and policy debates over the fuels that power the U.S. electric grid.

The greatest challenge at the intersection of science, technology, and public policy in the 21st century has arisen because society is getting 80 percent of the massive quantities of energy it needs using fuels and technologies that are disrupting global climate and the array of environmental goo

This course offers students the opportunity to develop a business-focused understanding of energy in the 21st Century.

This course explores efforts to manage, finance, and regulate the transportation, water, sanitation, and energy infrastructure systems in developing countries.

Lobbying is often called the 4th branch of government since this multi-billion dollar industry significantly impacts policymaking.

Today, economic growth is primarily contingent on increased resource consumption.

This seminar will explore a series of issues at the intersection of behavioral economics and public policy. Potential questions will involve climate change; energy efficiency; health care; and basic rights.

This seminar will explore a series of issues at the intersection of behavioral economics and public policy. Potential questions will involve climate change; energy efficiency; health care; and basic rights.

Growing income inequality, poor or declining educational systems, unequal access to affordable health care and the fear of continuing economic distress are putting stress on political systems worldwide and challenging the credibility of business.

This seminar introduces students to the major contributions of the field of science and technology studies (STS) to the understanding of politics and policymaking in democratic societies.

The seminar will provide a historical perspective on the development of the Chinese and Indian economies with emphasis on their energy sectors, including analysis of related environmental problems.

As a scarce and necessary resource, land triggers competition and conflict over possession, use, development, and preservation. For privately owned land, the market manages much of the competition.

This course focuses on the interplay among states, international organizations (such as the UN, WTO, IMF, and World Bank), multinational corporations, civil society organizations, and activist networks in global governance.

This course focuses on the interplay among states, international organizations (such as the UN, WTO, IMF, and World Bank), multinational corporations, civil society organizations, and activist networks in global governance.

This course is designed for Master of Liberal Arts, sustainability or development practice candidates. For sustainability students, the course imparts knowledge and enhances skills for planning sustainability projects and developing solutions for organizations of at least 50 employees.

This course is a survey course on Natural Resources Law. Topics covered include Wildlife and Biodiversity, Living Marine Resources, Rangelands, Forest Lands, Protected Lands, Minerals, Forests, and Energy Resources.

This course presents a comprehensive approach to water resources management by integrating environmental science (geology, soils, hydrology) and policy (planning and regulatory analysis). It is intended for both students with and without technical backgrounds.

This course provides a cross-disciplinary overview of environmental science and how research contributes to public policy and human health risk assessment through a case study of a global pollution issue: lead biogeochemistry.

Explores contemporary understandings and practical implications of the idea of sustainable development.

The course provides each participant with a guided immersion in the processes of heuristic question formulation, objective research design, and implementation. Included are hypothesis testing, data collection and analysis, writing, revision, and final dissemination.

This course helps develop the skills to design, fund, and implement renewable energy projects in the United States and around the world.

This seminar introduces students to the major contributions of the field of science and technology studies (STS) to the analysis of politics and policymaking in democratic societies.

In the face of failures and dysfunction at the national level, there is growing excitement about the welfare- and democracy-enhancing potential of cities. Yet, not all cities are able to realize their promise as engines of economic growth and human development.

This seminar will present an overview of topics in food law and policy, and will examine how these laws shape what we eat. In recent years, increasing attention has been paid to a range of issues impacting the food system from farm to fork to landfill.

This course provides a set of tools and skills to identify, evaluate, and improve the sustainability of supply chain operations.

Energy is the lifeblood of economic activity, and there is little prospect of this changing. However, the planet’s stores of easily accessed fossil fuels are limited, and the climatological cost of continuing to rely on fossil fuels is high.

Understanding the dynamics of complex ecological and environmental systems and designing policies to promote their sustainability is a formidable challenge.

As a scarce and necessary resource for earthly activity, land triggers competition and conflict over its possession, use, development, and preservation. For privately owned land, the market manages much of the competition through its familiar allocative price-setting features.

An organization's sustainability fundamentals are presented in the form of an open source international high-level structure.

Supervised reading and research on topics not covered by regular courses of instruction. Students must complete a registration form, including permission from their faculty sponsor, with the concentration office before course enrollment.

Provides a survey, from the perspective of economics, of environmental and natural resource policy. Combines lectures on conceptual and methodological topics with examinations of public policy issues. 

Note: Offered jointly with the Kennedy School as API-135.

This course aims to inspire and enable students to lead effective change toward environmental sustainability in a variety of organizational contexts (education, business, government, nonprofit, church, community).

This course offers students direction and support to complete an individual research capstone project. It provides each participant with a guided immersion in the processes of heuristic question formulation, objective research design, and implementation.

With the increased awareness of the impact that business and economic activity have on our planet, we are seeing a boom in entrepreneurial activity premised on social responsibility, environmental friendliness, energy efficiency, and other sustainability-related attributes.

The field of industrial ecology includes advanced tools and methods to assist practitioners seeking to redesign and realign industrial systems and activities to be more ecologically and socially sound.

The global economy is undergoing a fundamental transformation to low-carbon technologies from electric vehicles becoming mainstream and large-scale solar, wind, and even battery installations.

This introductory course will focus on the variety of legal mechanisms we use to address environmental harms such as air and water pollution, global climate change, and habitat destruction.

This is an advanced research seminar on selected topics in environmental and resource economics. Emphasizes theoretical models, quantitative empirical analysis, and public policy applications. Includes presentations by invited outside speakers.

Provides a survey, from the perspective of economics, of public policy issues associated with environmental protection and natural resources management.

Research and writing of the senior thesis under faculty direction. Senior honors candidates must take at least one term of this course while writing a thesis. The signature of the faculty adviser is required.

An introduction to the history, organization, goals, and ideals of environmental protection in America.

Selected topics in environmental and resource economics. Emphasizes theoretical models, quantitative empirical analysis, and public policy applications. Includes invited outside speakers.

November 24, 2020
Zoom
Join the Center for Public Leadership for a discussion on climate policy with Peggy Shepard, Co-Founder and Executive Director of WE ACT for Environmental Justice. The program will be hosted by Rand Wentworth, the Louis and Gabrielle Bacon Senior Fellow in Environmental Leadership, and moderated by Lia Cattaneo JD/MPP 2022 and Salina Abraham MPP 2022.
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 5:30pm
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November 16, 2020
Zoom
"Climate Finance and Climate-related Financial Disclosure Regulation" with Vesselina Haralampieva, Senior Counsel, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.  
Monday, November 16, 2020 - 11:45am
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November 18, 2020
Zoom
Join Harvard faculty, students, and fellow alumni for a virtual cross-disciplinary conversation about their respective experiences with these systems and where they see opportunities for change.
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:15pm
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November 17, 2020
Zoom
Houghton Library & Harvard Review present Researchers in Conversation. Join Heather Cole, author of "Theodore Roosevelt: A Descriptive Bibliography", and David Gessner, author of "Leave It As It Is: A Journey Through Theodore Roosevelt's American Wilderness", as they discuss Theodore Roosevelt's modern legacy and what it was like to work with the Roosevelt Collections at Houghton Library. Session will be recorded and conversation will be followed by a Q&A.
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 12:00pm
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November 19, 2020
Online
This virtual Shared Economy event is a wonderful opportunity to learn from successful companies that contribute to the global circular economy. We will be exploring sustainable business models around the concepts of product as a service and redistributive markets. There will be the opportunity to participate through Q&As with company founders and representatives in two breakout rooms. 
Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
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October 29, 2020
Zoom
What are the scientific bases of climate change? What are the key issues to consider? In collaboration with Harvard University, the Naturgy Foundation and the Technical University of Madrid (UPM) invites you for a presentation and discussion of the recently coordinated study. Moderated by Professor and HUCE Director Dan Schrag.
Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
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October 29, 2020
Online
Robert H. Socolow, Princeton University, will give a talk as part of the ZESPP series hosted by the Environmental Science and Public Policy Concentration. Moderated by Dustin Tingley, Professor of Government.
Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 5:00pm
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October 29, 2020
Zoom
This event will focus on comparing and contrasting the EU and US directions to building just and climate-ready economies. Through workshops and a panel discussion, participants will take a closer look at the two regions’ directions to achieve both economic growth and large-scale decarbonization.
Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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October 20, 2020
Zoom
Jean Rogers, Long-Term Stock Exchange, will give a talk. 
Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
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October 21, 2020
Zoom
Paula Dobriansky, Former US Ambassador and FDP Senior Fellow; David Balton, former US Ambassador; and Fran Ulmer, former Chair of the Arctic Research Commission and Belfer Center Fellow, will examine key countries’ economic and national security interests in the Arctic region and the role of the rule of law in preventing conflict alongside critical questions of governance to balance environmental, economic, and security concerns.
Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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October 22, 2020
Zoom
Join the Center for Public Leadership for a discussion on climate policy with Joseph Goffman, Executive Director of the Environmental & Energy Law Program at Harvard Law School.
Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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November 15, 2020
Zoom
Join the HBS Energy & Environment Club for the 17th Annual Energy Symposium: Energy & Environment in the New Economy. Leaders across technology, policy, finance, and business will examine the future of the energy & environment sectors in an economy shaped by COVID, recession, and the climate crisis.
Sunday, November 15, 2020 (All day)
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October 21, 2020
Zoom
Join leaders in the energy and environment realms who will discuss how they are propelling their organizations forward, their biggest challenges, and their advice on how students can assist in taking on these challenges in speeding the transition to a sustainable and accessible clean energy economy.
Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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October 15, 2020
Zoom
Join Harvard faculty, students, and alumni for a virtual cross-disciplinary conversation about their respective experiences with these systems and where they see opportunities for change.
Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:15pm
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October 14, 2020
Zoom
With fresh data from recent elections and mobilization experiments, voter turnout expert Nathaniel Stinnett will discuss the Environmental Voter Project's cutting-edge work identifying and mobilizing voters.
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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October 9, 2020
Online
The Arctic Innovation Lab, organized by the Arctic Initiative at HKS, will feature students from the Arctic and across the globe presenting their work on ways to address challenges in the changing Arctic region, ranging from environmental issues to geopolitics.
Friday, October 9, 2020 - 10:30am to 12:30pm
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October 8, 2020
Zoom
Join the HKS Center for Public Leadership for a conversation with Joseph Aldy, HKS Professor of the Practice of Public Policy and former Special Assistant to the President for Energy and Environment, on "Environmental Policy After the Election."
Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
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October 1, 2020
Zoom
Rebecca Henderson, John and Natty McArthur University Professor, Harvard Business School and Co-chair, Harvard University Presidential Committee on Sustainability, will discuss her book "Reimagining Capitalism in a World on Fire." 
Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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September 21, 2020
Online
The Program on U.S.-Japan Relations hosts Keiko Honda, Adjunct Professor of International and Public Affairs, Adjunct Senior Research Scholar of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University; Former Chief Executive Officer, Multilateral Guarantee Agency (MIGA), as part of the Special Series on Japanese Economic Statecraft.
Monday, September 21, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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October 22, 2020
Zoom
Join M-RCBG for a Regulatory Policy Program seminar featuring Cheryl LaFleur, Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Center on Global Energy Policy, Columbia University; and former Chair and Commissioner, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission as they discuss "Challenges to Successful Decarbonization in the US and Strategies to Overcome Them."
Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 12:00pm
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October 1, 2020
Zoom
Join M-RCBG for a Regulatory Policy Program seminar featuring Richard Lazarus, Howard and Katherine Aibel Professor of Law, HLS.
Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 12:00pm
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September 25, 2020
Zoom
This session focuses on a warming-driven phenomenon—the rapid thawing of Arctic permafrost—that is contributing simultaneously to the most vexing of Arctic warming’s impacts both in the region and around the world, and will target experts and non-experts who are interested in understanding the science and policy issues at the heart of this widely underestimated facet of the global climate-change challenge.
Friday, September 25, 2020 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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September 16, 2020
Zoom
Harvard community members are invited to a discussion with Carol Browner, U.S. EPA Administrator from 1993-2001, and Director of the White House Office of Energy and Climate Change Policy 2009-2011.
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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September 21, 2020
Zoom
Daniel P. Schrag, Sturgis Hooper Professor of Geology, Harvard FAS, will address the science and forecasting of climate change and Rebecca Henderson, John and Natty McArthur University Professor, HBS, will discuss the business case for building a just and climate-ready economy.
Monday, September 21, 2020 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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November 2, 2020
Zoom
Ben Hurlbut, Center for Biology and Society, ASU, will present "Can't Stop Progress: Inevitability as Authorization in the Politics of Genome Editing."
Monday, November 2, 2020 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
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September 21, 2020
Zoom
Janet A. Vertesi, Sociology, Princeton, will present "Shaping Science: Organizations, Cultures, and Decision-Making on NASA's Teams."
Monday, September 21, 2020 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
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November 9, 2020
Zoom
Noelle Eckley Selin, MIT, and Henrik Selin, Boston University, will present "Mercury Stories: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Analyzing Sustainability Challenges."
Monday, November 9, 2020 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
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November 16, 2020
Zoom
JoAnne Yates, MIT, and Craig Murphy, Wellesley, will give a talk on "The Evolving Interface between Voluntary Standards and Government Regulation in the US and Europe."
Monday, November 16, 2020 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
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November 23, 2020
Zoom
Daniel Hirschman, Sociology, Brown, will present "The Costs of Climate Change."
Monday, November 23, 2020 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
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September 28, 2020
Zoom
Whitney E. Laemmli, History, Carnegie Mellon, will present "'Alien Gesticulations': Movement Science in Germany, 1928-1936."
Monday, September 28, 2020 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
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November 30, 2020
Zoom
Jayita Sarkar, Diplomatic History, Boston University, will give a talk on "Ploughshares and Swords: Technopolitics and Geopolitics in India's Nuclear Program."
Monday, November 30, 2020 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
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October 5, 2020
Zoom
Andre Uhl, Visual Studies, Harvard FAS, will present "Shifting Baselines—Artificial Intelligence and the Ethical Singularity."
Monday, October 5, 2020 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
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October 19, 2020
Zoom
Noah Walker-Crawford, Social Anthropology, University of Manchester, will give a talk on "The Politics of Personhood in Climate Change Litigation."
Monday, October 19, 2020 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
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October 26, 2020
Zoom
Meg Perret, History of Science, Harvard FAS, will present "Climate Change Creates Female Super-Race": Male Extinction, Endangered Turtles & Coral Reef Collapse."
Monday, October 26, 2020 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
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September 18, 2020
Zoom
Interested in the circular economy and passionate about sustainability? Come join an interdisciplinary group of students across the Harvard Kennedy, Business, Engineering, and Design Schools in organizing a series of virtual conference sessions that rethinks how to make circularity both competitive and sustainable.
Friday, September 18, 2020 - 8:00pm
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November 9, 2020
Zoom
Cameron Hepburn, University of Oxford, will present "Will COVID-19 Recovery Packages Accelerate or Retard Progress on Climate Change?".
Monday, November 9, 2020 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
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September 17, 2020
Zoom
Interested in the circular economy and passionate about sustainability? Come join an interdisciplinary group of students across the Harvard Kennedy, Business, Engineering, and Design Schools in organizing a series of virtual conference sessions that rethinks how to make circularity both competitive and sustainable.
Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 12:00pm
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November 16, 2020
Zoom
The Harvard Graduate School of Design presents a lecture by Kathryn Yusoff, Professor of Inhuman Geography in the School of Geography at Queen Mary, University of London.
Monday, November 16, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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September 23, 2020
Zoom
Join the Harvard Alumni Association in conversation with Bruno Carvalho, Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures and African and African American Studies, Co-Director of the Harvard Mellon Urban Initiative, Affiliated Professor in Urban Planning and Design at the Graduate School of Design; Samuel Myers, Principal Research Scientist, Planetary Health, Exposure, Epidemiology, and Risk Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; Director, Planetary Health Alliance; and Caro Park, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 1:00pm
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September 8, 2020
Zoom
Join the Harvard Project on Climate Agreements for a virtual forum with Joseph E. Stiglitz, who will present "Why We Need More Than a Carbon Price."
Tuesday, September 8, 2020 - 9:00am to 10:00am
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September 25, 2020
Online
Join the Climate Adaptation Forum and their panel of national leaders to explore climate change communication and framing efforts across the political spectrum.
Friday, September 25, 2020 - 10:00am to 1:15pm
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October 21, 2020
Zoom
Antonio Bento and Noah S. Miller, University of Southern California; Mehreen Mookerjee, Zayed University; and Edson R. Severnini, Carnegie Mellon University will present “A Unifying Approach to Measuring Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation.”
Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 4:30pm to 5:45pm
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November 4, 2020
Zoom
"Winds of Change: Technical Progress and Learning in Wind Power" with Thom Covert, University of Chicago and Richard Sweeney, Boston College.
Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 4:30pm to 5:45pm
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November 18, 2020
Zoom
Stephie Fried, Arizona State University; Kevin Novan, University of California, Davis; and William Peterman, Federal Reserve Board of Governors will present “The Macro Effects of Climate Policy Uncertainty.”
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 4:30pm to 5:45pm
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December 2, 2020
Zoom
Sarah Armitage, Harvard GSAS, will give a talk on “Technology Adoption and the Timing of Environmental Policy: Evidence from Efficient Lighting.”
Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 4:30pm to 5:45pm
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September 9, 2020
Zoom
Adele Morris and Siddhi Doshi, Brookings Institution, and Noah Kaufman, Columbia University, will present “Revenue at Risk in Coal-Reliant Counties.”
Wednesday, September 9, 2020 - 4:30pm to 5:45pm
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September 23, 2020
Zoom
Danae Hernandez-Cortes and Kyle C. Meng, University of California, Santa Barbara, will present "Do Environmental Markets Cause Environmental Injustice? Evidence from California's Carbon Market."
Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 4:30pm to 5:45pm
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October 7, 2020
Zoom
David Popp, Syracuse University; Francesco Vona, SciencesPo; Giovanni Marin, Universita di Urbino Carlo Bo; and Ziqiao Chen, Syracuse University will give a talk on “The Employment Impact of a Green Fiscal Push: Evidence from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.”
Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - 4:30pm to 5:45pm
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August 19, 2020
WEBINAR
The Harvard Project on Climate Agreements hosts Rachel Kyte, Dean, Fletcher School, Tufts University, who will discuss a potential green recovery from the pandemic — how recovery efforts might be leveraged to accelerate the transition to a clean and sustainable energy system — in the United States and globally.
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 9:00am to 10:00am
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July 3, 2020
WEBINAR
Richard J. Lazarus, Katherine Aibel Professor of Law at Harvard University, will discuss his latest book, "The Rule of Five: Making Climate History at the Supreme Court."
Friday, July 3, 2020 - 7:00pm
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July 9, 2020
WEBINAR
Mauro Petriccione, Director-General for Climate Action, European Commission, will discuss approaches to ensuring that Europe’s economic-recovery packages advance a green agenda—reduced greenhouse-gas emissions, reduced air and water pollution, and long-term sustainable development on the basis of a circular economy.
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 9:00am to 10:00am
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June 22, 2020
WEBINAR
Join the Ash Center for a discussion with Alyssa Battistoni, political theorist, co-author of "A Planet to Win: Why we need a Green New Deal"; Sharon Block, Executive Director of the Harvard Law School’s Labor and Worklife Program; and The Hon. Pierre Larrouturrou, M.E.P.  
Monday, June 22, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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June 10, 2020
WEBINAR
Join the Office of Technology Development for this lunchtime talk featuring founders of Kula Bio, an agri-tech startup commercializing innovations developed at Harvard.
Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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June 18, 2020
WEBINAR
The MIT Environmental Solutions Initiative is proud to host Republican United States Senator Dan Sullivan of Alaska and Democratic Secretary of State Alex Padilla of California for the latest entry in our People & the Planet lecture series. Senator Sullivan and Secretary Padilla will participate in a virtual fireside chat on "government action on the environment at the federal and state levels."
Thursday, June 18, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
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May 28, 2020
WEBINAR
Modernizing regulations is an important step toward building a 21st Century model of environmental protection. Noncompliance with environmental rules is a problem that can undermine important public health and environmental protections. Join this free webinar discussion with Cynthia Giles, former head of EPA’s enforcement office, as she presents her series of articles on designing regulations that lead to better compliance and environmental outcomes.
Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 2:00pm
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June 5, 2020
WEBINAR
Join the Environmental Business Council, the Sustainable Solutions Lab at the University of Massachusetts Boston, and John Snow, Inc. (JSI) for a discussion on climate resilience and the connections between Covid-19 and climate change. Speakers will explore how our responses can make us more resilient to future threats, what climate resilience looks like in this new reality, and highlight success stories.
Friday, June 5, 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
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June 3, 2020
WEBINAR
Meghan O'Sullivan, Jeane Kirkpatrick Professor of the Practice of International Affairs; Director, Geopolitics of Energy Project will discuss the dual impacts on global oil markets of price competition—and the demand shock associated with the COVID-19 crisis—in the inaugural session of Conversations.
Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am
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May 26, 2020
WEBINAR
The Harvard Alumni for Climate and the Environment invites you to celebrate the Harvard Class of 2020 and inspire graduates to take bold climate action. Six to ten graduating Harvard undergraduate and graduate students will talk about their novel and big idea for how we should combat the climate crisis (think PechaKucha talk meets the i-Lab). Students will be asked to share their one big idea in a 3-4 minute talk during a Zoom Webinar with current students, fellow graduates, and the broader Harvard community.
Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 5:00pm
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May 25, 2020
WEBINAR
Enass Abo-Hamed, co-founder and CEO at H2GO Power, will speak on energy poverty and the gap that clean energy and energy storage can bridge for millions in the world. She will highlight the role of companies like H2GO Power in addressing climate change using zero-emission solutions and focusing on Hydrogen, as well as her company’s latest innovation around decarbonising air travel.
Monday, May 25, 2020 - 10:00am
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June 18, 2020 to June 19, 2020
VIRTUAL WORKSHOP
MIT's Environmental Solutions Initiative hosts a virtual workshop convening scientists, policymakers, foundations and the business community on the issue of mitigating the environmental harms of plastic pollution.
Thursday, June 18, 2020 (All day) to Friday, June 19, 2020 (All day)
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May 13, 2020
WEBINAR
The Ash Center invites you to meet the inspiring generation organizing and advocating for the right to a healthy climate—and reinventing democratic values and practices to be effective in times of climate change.
Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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April 24, 2020
WEBCAST
Co-sponsored by the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Energy Project, and the Ukrainian Research Institute at Harvard University.
Friday, April 24, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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April 23, 2020
TELECONFERENCE
Join the authors from both the Wilson Center and Arctic Initiative for a Ground Truth Briefing Teleconference to learn more about their recently released report and recommendations to policymakers for combating plastic pollution in the Arctic Ocean. 
Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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April 28, 2020
WEBINAR
McKinsey & Company's Scott S. Nyquist (Director Emeritus - Senior Advisor) and Luciano Di Fiori (Partner - Energy Insights) will present on "Covid-19: Impact on the Energy Industry."
Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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April 22, 2020
WEBINAR
The COVID-19 crisis has hurt our communities and the economy. The climate crisis presents similar issues. Join ELM for an informative, engaging Earth Day webinar with US Senator Ed Markey on how a strategic and coordinated economic recovery could be done in a way that supports our economic, climate, and environmental justice goals simultaneously. 
Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 12:00pm
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April 23, 2020
WEBINAR
Join the Tufts Environmental Studies Program, the Office of Sustainability, the Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning, the Tufts Institute of the Environment and the Center for International Environment & Resource Policy to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day with a special edition of the Hoch Cunningham Environmental Lecture Series.
Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 12:00pm
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April 22, 2020
Webinar
As part of Earth Week 2020 at UMass Boston, join David Cash, Dean, John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies, UMass Boston and Rebecca Herst, Director, Sustainable Solutions Lab, UMass Boston in a discussion on the emerging lessons learned from responses to the COVID-19 pandemic and how we can leverage those lessons in addressing climate change.
Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 12:00pm
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April 10, 2020
Zoom Webinar
Julia Smachylo, Harvard GSD, will discuss research on forest stewardship policies in the province of Ontario, and how they have shifted away from a reliance on public initiatives to tax incentives for private property owners.
Friday, April 10, 2020 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
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April 23, 2020
WEBINAR
Easwaran Narassimhan, The Fletcher School, Tufts University, will discuss "Green Industrial Policy: A Delicate Dance between Socio-Economic and Environmental Objectives."
Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm
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April 2, 2020
WEBINAR
Care deeply about the Amazon Rainforest but not sure where to start? Dive into action at the i-lab IdeaJam. At this workshop, you’ll learn Design Thinking brainstorming techniques to begin to build tangible solutions for preserving the Amazon. The prompts that you’ll learn to generate innovative thinking can be used to reframe any problem you encounter. Harvard ID holders only.
Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
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April 2, 2020
WEBINAR
All are invited to a discussion with Colette Pichon Battle, 2019 Obama Fellow and Executive Director of the Gulf Coast Center for Law & Policy (GCCLP), who will discuss her experiences as a climate activist, and a woman of color in leadership positions throughout her professional life. Moderated by Rand Wentworth, HKS.
Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 1:15pm to 2:30pm
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April 7, 2020
WEBINAR
Are you interested in action you can take on a local, state, and national level while you are stuck at home? Are you concerned about what might be developing at your town meeting or what is happening to the climate bills at the statehouse? Join the Mass Climate Action Network for a webinar on how you can continue participating in climate action and organizing your communities during this time.
Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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April 27, 2020
WEBCAST
Join the Cyber Project in welcoming Sean Plankey, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response in the Department of Energy.  
Monday, April 27, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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March 9, 2020
Goldman Room, Adolphus Busch Hall, 27 Kirkland St., Cambridge
This presentation will focus on the proposed European Green Deal and examine how this proposal in conjunction with the American Green New Deal, which was endorsed and adopted by several prominent US policymakers, offers opportunities to avert a global climate crisis. Panelists will discuss the goals and approaches of each proposal, what they can learn from one another, and what the agenda for collaboration should be moving forward.
Monday, March 9, 2020 - 9:15am to 10:30am
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March 5, 2020
Wexner 434A, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Join the discussion with Caspar von Daniels, one of the co-authors of the Circularity Gap Report 2020, in conversation with Jane Nelson, Director of the Corporate Responsibility Initiative, HKS.
Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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March 5, 2020
Land Hall B-400, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Marianne Kettunnen, Principal Policy Analyst and Head of Programme Global Challenges and SDGs for the Institute for European Environmental Policy, and Shunta Yamaguchi, Policy Analyst in the Environment and Economy Integration Division of the OECD Environment Directorate, will be leading a lunch seminar to explore the impact that sustainability policies in EU and OECD countries have or may have on the developing world.
Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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March 6, 2020
Tsai Auditorium (S-010), Center for Government and International Studies, 1737 Cambridge St., Cambridge
Environmental concerns are rising on the global agenda, with pressure growing on both governments and businesses to accelerate progress to achieve a sustainable economy. The inaugural Circular Economy Symposium at Harvard will unite at a key location the top leaders, innovators, and practitioners that are exploring the benefits and challenges of a circular economy.
Friday, March 6, 2020 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
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March 2, 2020
L-145 John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Join Professor Ernest Moniz, former Secretary of Energy, Dan Poneman, Former Deputy Secretary of Energy, and Professor Meghan O’Sullivan, Jeane Kirkpatrick Professor of the Practice of International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School for a discussion on whether it is possible to expand the use of carbon-free nuclear power to combat global warming without unleashing the terrors of nuclear weapons proliferation. Hosted by the Institute of Politics.
Monday, March 2, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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March 5, 2020
B-500 Bell Hall, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Jody Freeman, Archibald Cox Professor of Law, Harvard Law School, will give a talk. Hosted by the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government at HKS.
Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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March 12, 2020
T-520 Allison Dining Room, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
​Cheryl LaFleur, former Chair and Commissioner, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, will give a talk. Hosted by the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government at HKS.
Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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March 9, 2020
Room S250, CGIS South Bldg, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
This panel brings together experts on energy, the environment, Russian indigenous rights, Native American economic development, and political campaigns in Russia and the United States for a dynamics discussion of how indigenous peoples and the oil and gas industry intersect.
Monday, March 9, 2020 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
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March 12, 2020
Milstein West A/B, Wasserstein Center, HLS, 1585 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge
Richard Lazarus, Howard and Katherine Aibel Professor of Law, Harvard University, will discuss his new book The Rule of Five: Making Climate History at the Supreme Court. Hosted by the Harvard Law School Library and co-sponsored by HUCE.
Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 11:00am to 1:15pm
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February 29, 2020
Harvard Graduate School of Design, 48 Quincy St., Cambridge
A student-organized conference at the Harvard Graduate School School of Design that will focus on how to bring about these necessary transformations in the form of a Green New Deal. The Conference will feature a lecture by Elizabeth Yeampierre, Executive Director of UPROSE, and panel discussion with leading activists, academics, and practitioners. Additionally, there will be and multiple workshops, group tables, and a book signing for A Planet to Win with co-author Alyssa Battistoni.
Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 9:00am to 6:00pm
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February 27, 2020
B-500 Bell Hall, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Hosted by the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government, the seminar will be given by Cynthia Giles, former Assistant Administrator, Office of Environment and Compliance Assurance, US EPA.
Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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March 9, 2020
Room 414AB, Rubenstein Building - David T. Ellwood Democracy Lab, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Fran Ulmer, HKS Arctic Initiative Senior Fellow, will be presenting on “Geopolitical Implications of the Rapidly Changing Arctic.”
Monday, March 9, 2020 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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March 30, 2020
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Jay Apt, Carnegie Mellon University, will discuss “Is PJM Procuring Too Much Reserve Generation?”
Monday, March 30, 2020 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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March 2, 2020
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
"Four Strategies to Address Climate Change and Reduce Damage: A Conceptual Model" with John Deutch, Institute Professor Emeritus at MIT's Department of Chemistry.
Monday, March 2, 2020 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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February 24, 2020
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Michael Catanzaro, Partner at the CGCN Group, will present "Energy and Environmental Policy in the 21st Century: Who will Decide, Congress or the Administrative State?"
Monday, February 24, 2020 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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February 26, 2020
Office of Career Services, 54 Dunster St., Cambridge
The food industry is changing! Student-scientists, entrepreneurs, social scientists, and policymakers see that the alternative protein space is an arena where they can make a positive impact. The field spans many diverse disciplines, from tissue or chemical engineering to synthetic biology, from economics to data science. Attend this panel discussion to hear from alumni and others in this rapidly growing field and learn how you can make an impact! Harvard students and alumni only.
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
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February 25, 2020
Office of Career Services, 54 Dunster St., Cambridge
A changing climate is dramatically affecting many sectors and organizations, and opportunities to work within this field are varied. Attend this discussion to hear from panelists working in diverse industries and job functions related to the environment in nonprofit, corporate, and government settings. Registration required. Harvard students and alumni only.
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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March 13, 2020
Room K450, CGIS Knafel Bldg, 1737 Cambridge St., Cambridge
This conference will shed light on the impact of the new EU's climate-related policies and examine how Russia will adapt as one of the biggest hydrocarbon producers and an economy reliant on the export of fossil fuels to the EU.
Friday, March 13, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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February 26, 2020
The Coolidge Room, Ballou Hall, 1 The Green, Medford
Adnan Amin, Senior Fellow, HKS, will discuss "Geopolitical Implications of a Rapidly Accelerating Energy Transition."
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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February 13, 2020
Room 306, Rubenstein Bldg, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Elizabeth Arnold, Chair and Professor of Journalism, University of Alaska, and former NPR national correspondent, will address new ways to improve climate change coverage.
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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February 7, 2020
Porter Square Books, 25 White St., Cambridge
Porter Square Books welcomes Alyssa Battistoni, Thea Riofrancos, and Daniel Aldana Cohen, co-authors of "A Planet to Win," for a reading and discussion.
Friday, February 7, 2020 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
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February 6, 2020
Crowe Room, The Fletcher School, 160 Packard Ave., Medford
Marielle Remillard, PhD, Consultant at BCG, will give a talk as part of the Climate Puzzles for Diplomats series hosted by The Fletcher School at Tufts University.
Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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February 10, 2020
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
"Decarbonized Electric Power Systems: Some Preliminary Results" with Richard Schmalensee, MIT. Lunch provided.
Monday, February 10, 2020 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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February 6, 2020
M-RCBG Conference Room (B-503), HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
A presentation by Wake Smith, M-RCBG Senior Fellow, followed by comments and discussion from the floor.
Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
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February 13, 2020
Bell Hall (B-500), Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Jeanette Fielding, Chief Corporate Affairs & Communications Officer at Upfield, and Myriam Sidibe, M-RCBG Senior Fellow, will talk about the multi-award-winning program Blue Band and how it is having a positive impact on people, the planet and profit; the only true sustainable business model.  
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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January 31, 2020
Piper Auditorium, GSD, 48 Quincy St., Cambridge
Join the Circular Economy Symposium for a movie screening of 'Closing the Loop', a film about the circular economy revolution, directed by A two-time Telly® Award and Emmy® Award-winning filmmaker Graham Sheldon and presented by global sustainability expert Professor Wayne Visser.
Friday, January 31, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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March 2, 2020
CGIS S050, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
Momin M. Malik, Berkman Klein Center (Harvard), will present "Critical Technical Practice Revisited: Towards 'Analytic Actors' in Data Science."
Monday, March 2, 2020 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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March 9, 2020
CGIS S050, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
Héctor Beltrán, MIT, will present "Code Work: Hacking Across the Techno-Borderlands."
Monday, March 9, 2020 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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January 27, 2020
CGIS S050, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
Shaung Lu Frust, Anthropology (Harvard), will present "Moralizing Disruption: China's Ride-Hailing Revolution."
Monday, January 27, 2020 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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February 3, 2020
CGIS S050, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
George Paul Meiu, Anthropology (Harvard), will present "Queer Objects and the Rush to Rescue: The Other Side of Sexuality Politics in Kenya."
Monday, February 3, 2020 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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February 10, 2020
CGIS S050, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
Jonathan Moch, Earth and Planetary Sciences (Harvard), will present "Black Carbon, Climate, and Air Quality: An Unwinnable 'Win-Win' Solution."
Monday, February 10, 2020 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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February 24, 2020
CGIS S050, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
Jacob D. Moses, History of Science (Harvard), will present "Remaking the Regretful Agent: Cancer Surgery, Medical Harm, and the Role of Affect in Therapeutic Reversals."
Monday, February 24, 2020 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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January 27, 2020
Bell Hall, Belfer Building 5th floor, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Cecilia Han Springer, HKS, will present "China's Belt and Road Initiative: A Clean Energy Paradox."
Monday, January 27, 2020 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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February 12, 2020
Room L-382, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Christopher Knittel, MIT, and Samuel Stolper, University of Michigan, will discuss "Using Machine Learning to Target Treatment: The Case of Household Energy Use."
Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
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February 26, 2020
Room L-382, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Wolfram Schlenker and Charles Taylor, Columbia University, will discuss "Market Expectations About Climate Change."
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
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March 11, 2020
Room L-382, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Steve Cicala, University of Chicago, David Hemous, University of Zurich, and Morten Olsen, University of Copenhagen, will discuss "Advantageous Selection as a Policy Instrument: Unraveling Climate Change."
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
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January 29, 2020
Room L-382, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Gilbert Metcalf, Tufts University, and Qitong Wang, University of Southern, California, will discuss "Abandoned by Coal, Swallowed by Opioids?"
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
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April 15, 2020
WEBINAR
Zdenka Myslikova, The Fletcher School, Tufts University, will discuss "Acquaintances and Partners: Linkages and Networks in Energy Technology Innovation."
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm
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January 29, 2020
Cheryl A. Chase Center, 200 Packard Ave., Medford
Bill Moomaw, CIERP Founder, Professor Emeritus at The Fletcher School, will present "Responding to the Climate Emergency: Technology or Ecosystem Based Approaches?"
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm
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March 3, 2020
Museum of Science, 1 Science Park, Boston
Join the Museum of Science for an evening devoted to the social, economic, and environmental effects of sea level rise in Boston.
Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
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February 29, 2020
MIT Building 4, 182 Memorial Dr. (Rear), Cambridge
Join the Union of Concerned Scientists for a science advocacy summit focused on exploring the statewide landscape of clean energy and transportation and teaching communication and advocacy tools to shift policy toward stronger climate action.
Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
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December 12, 2019
Room 369, Littauer Bldg, Belfer Center Library, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Harvard students, staff, faculty, fellows, and affiliates are invited to join the Intelligence Project for a seminar with General (ret) James R. Clapper, former Director of National Intelligence.
Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
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December 12, 2019
HUH Seminar Room 125, 22 Divinity Ave., Cambridge
"Access to Biological Resources and Benefit Sharing under the Nagoya Protocol: Challenges in Dealing with the New International Norms and Perspectives on Biodiversity Law in India and the United States" with Pushpa Kumar, University of Delhi, India. 
Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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December 6, 2019
Pierce Hall, 100F, 29 Oxford St., Cambridge
Charbel Afif, Associate Professor, Saint Joseph University in Beirut, Lebanon, will present "Air Pollution in the East Mediterranean and the Middle East: Current Status and Future Work."
Friday, December 6, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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December 11, 2019
MIT Building 66 (Landau Building), 25 Ames St., 66-110, Cambridge
Shanjun Li, Kenneth L. Robinson Professor of Applied Economics and Public Policy, Cornell University, will discuss the impacts of the policies and unintended consequences, based on detailed data analysis and economic simulations. His research demonstrates that consumer and firm responses need to be carefully considered and factored into policy design to effectively promote technology adoption.
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 5:15pm to 6:15pm
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December 6, 2019
Global Health and Health Policy Bldg, 4th floor, 14 Story St., Cambridge
How can global investments drive the response to climate change? Can investment management protect or hurt global health progress? Join us for a discussion about the value of global investment in fighting today's climate emergency with one of the world's leading voices on the issue, Dr. Howard Frumkin, Chair of the “Our Planet, Our Health” (OPOH) program at the Wellcome Trust.
Friday, December 6, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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December 5, 2019
Pierce 100F, 29 Oxford Street, Cambridge
A Harvard-China Project Research Seminar with Cecilia Han Springer, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Environment and Natural Resources and Science, Technology and Public Policy, HKS.
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 3:45pm to 5:00pm
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November 14, 2019
Institute of Politics, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Journalist and author of "Inconspicuous Consumption: The Environmental Impact You Don’t Know You Have," Tatiana Schlossberg discusses the consumers’ need for convenience and the impact on climate change with IOP Resident Fellow Bob Cohn.
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 6:00pm
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December 2, 2019
CMES, Room 102, 38 Kirkland St., Cambridge
Jennifer L. Derr, Associate Professor, Department of History, University of California, Santa Cruz, will give a talk on "The Lived Nile: Environment, Disease, and Material Colonial Economy in Egypt'" as part of the CMES Modern Middle East Speaker Series.
Monday, December 2, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
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November 18, 2019
Mugar 200, Mugar Hall, 160 Packard Ave., Medford
The Climate Puzzles for Diplomats series is hosting a special session, Climate and Advocacy, with a multidisciplinary panel of students with experience in advocacy in various fields. Together, they will discuss the forms that advocacy in climate takes.
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
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November 21, 2019
Kirsch Auditorium (Room 123), Ray and Maria Stata Center, 32 Vassar St., Cambridge
The MIT Energy Initiative (MITEI) will present its "Insights into Future Mobility" report to members of the greater MIT community.
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 5:15pm to 7:00pm
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November 13, 2019
Room 369, Belfer Center Library, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
"Rethinking Intelligence in a World of Human and Natural Weapons of Mass Destruction," with Rolf Mowatt-Larssen, former Director of Intelligence and Counterintelligence at the Department of Energy.
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
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November 21, 2019
Room 3–270, MIT, 33 Mass Ave., Cambridge
Climate reporters Kendra Pierre-Louis, New York Times, and Lisa Song, ProPublica, will discuss the media’s role in illuminating environmental issues, promoting environmental justice and ethics, and the future of climate journalism. Beth Daley, Editor and General Manager for The Conversation, will moderate.
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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November 21, 2019
Room 008, Barnum Hall, 163 Packard Ave., Medford
Paul Mayewski, University of Maine; Susan Solomon, MIT; and Paul Berkman, Tufts University, will each give a presentation and sit for a panel to reflect on their research experiences in Antarctica.
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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November 21, 2019
Tsai Auditorium (S010), CGIS South Bldg, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
The Weatherhead Center for International Affairs invites you for a special lecture by Kathryn Sikkink, Ryan Family Professor of Human Rights Policy at Harvard Kennedy School and the Carol K. Pforzheimer Professor at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study.
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 4:15pm to 6:15pm
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November 14, 2019
Wex-434b Conference Room, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Citizen participation in decision-making has been widely lauded as a method for improving outcomes in international development and environmental management, among other areas. Tara Grillos, Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science, Purdue University, will illustrate this with a discussion of a behavioral lab experiment in Nairobi, Kenya.
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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November 7, 2019
B-500 Bell Hall, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Florian Berg, MIT, will give a talk as part of the Business & Government Seminar Series hosted by M-RCBG.
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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November 13, 2019
BioLabs Lecture Hall (1080), 16 Divinity Ave., Cambridge
HUCE, The Nieman Foundation, and C-CHANGE invite you for a discussion with journalist and filmmaker John D. Sutter about the BASELINE documentary series, an unprecedented look at the climate crisis, checking in with four locations every five years until 2050.
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 5:30pm
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November 5, 2019
Harvard-Yenching Institute Common Room, 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge
With Liu Jingfang, Associate Professor, School of Journalism, Fudan University; HYI Visiting Scholar.
Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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November 6, 2019
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Join the Environment and Natural Resources Program (ENRP) for a conversation with David Festa, Senior Vice President of Ecosystems at the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), about what it takes to build climate resilience.
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
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November 14, 2019
Center for African Studies Seminar Room, 3rd Floor, 1280 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge
The Harvard Center for African Studies invites you for a talk by Keith Vincent, CEO, Wilderness Holdings, on successful and sustainable business models in Africa.
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
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November 14, 2019
Pierce 100F, 29 Oxford St., Cambridge
Faan Chen, Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard-China Project, will present "Driving and the Built Environment: Is Transit-Oriented Development Effective in Shanghai?"
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:45pm
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October 29, 2019
S250, CGIS South, 1737 Cambridge St., Cambridge
The David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies (DRCLS) invites you to a lecture by Ieva Jusionyte, Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Social Studies, Harvard FAS, as part of the Tuesday Seminar Series. Moderated by Fernando Bizzarro, Department of Government; Graduate Student Associate, DRCLAS.
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 12:00pm
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November 3, 2019
Hawes Hall, 37 Harvard Way, Boston
Join HBS Food, Agriculture and Water Club this year for their conference highlighting the latest innovations and opportunities for impact in four different areas: AgTech (Growing Innovation), Future of Protein, Food Waste Reduction, and Increasing Food Access for All.
Sunday, November 3, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
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November 13, 2019
S050, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
Eduardo Souza-Rodrigues, Assistant Professor, University of Toronto, will discuss the current state of the Brazilian Amazon as well as explore relevant policy changes over the last two decades. He will also focus on the efficacy of alternative policies from an economic perspective. Moderated by Fernando Bizzarro, PhD student, Government Department, Harvard University; Graduate Student Associate, DRCLAS. Hosted by the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies at Harvard (DRCLAS) and co-sponsored by HUCE.
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 12:00pm
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November 6, 2019
HUCE Seminar Room 440, 26 Oxford St., Cambridge
Katherine Ricke, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, will present "A Solar Geoengineering and Global Income Inequality Paradox."
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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November 6, 2019
Robinson Hall, History Department Conference Room, 35 Quincy St., Cambridge
Megan Black, Assistant Professor, Department of International History, London School of Economics, will present "Undermining Rights: Transnational Environmental Justice and Indigenous Activism across Settler States."
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 3:45pm to 6:00pm
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November 20, 2019
Allison Dining Room, Taubman Bldg, 5th Floor, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Jesse Reynolds, Emmett/Frankel Fellow in Environmental Law and Policy, School of Law, University of California, Los Angeles, will present "Linking Solar Geoengineering and Emissions Abatement Policies: Strategically Resolving an International Climate Policy Dilemma."
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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October 28, 2019
Littauer Center of Public Administration, 1805 Cambridge Street, Room M-15
Benjamin Faber, Associate Professor, Department of Economics, University of California-Berkeley, will present "Scaling Up Agricultural Policy Interventions: Theory and Evidence from Uganda."
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:45pm
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October 28, 2019
Robinson Hall, Lower Library, 35 Quincy St., Cambridge
Pedro Machado, Associate Professor of History, Indiana University, will present "A Trove of Ocean Riches: Marine Products and the Political Economy of Empire."
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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October 29, 2019
Room 332, Littauer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Join the Arctic Initiative for an engaging and illuminating conversation with three indigenous leaders: Gunn-Britt Retter, Head of Arctic and Environmental Unit of the Saami Council; Deenaalee Hodgdon, Brown University student and indigenous activist; and Raina Thiele, Founder and President of Thiele Strategies.
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
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November 5, 2019
The New England Aquarium Simons IMAX Theatre, 1 Central Wharf, Boston
Join investigative reporter Ian Urbina and nationally syndicated environmental radio show Living on Earth for a discussion of Urbina’s new book, “The Outlaw Ocean: Journeys Across the Last Untamed Frontier.”
Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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October 23, 2019
Kresge 202, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Dr., Boston
Health, Law & Climate Justice for Youth: A Fireside Chat with Julia Olson of Our Children’s Trust.
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
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November 14, 2019
LIVE WEBCAST ForumHSPH.org
This Forum event, co-hosted by T.H. Chan HSPH and Reuters, will convene a dynamic panel of former governors, who will share their unique insights into the challenges of leadership and natural disasters. What does it take to prepare, respond and rebuild? What roles do the public, local and state officials and emergency responders play? What is the intersection between economies and disasters? And what climate change considerations need to be understood?
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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October 29, 2019
Wong Auditorium, Bldg E51, MIT, 2 Amherst St., Cambridge
The second of six symposia will address societal impacts and policy challenges of climate change; adaptations that could limit economic damages and national security risks; and potential solutions to overcome domestic and international political hurdles for addressing climate change and reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
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October 28, 2019
Allison Dining Room, 5th Floor, Taubman Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
"Reflections on the Future of Climate Change Policy" with Carol Browner, HKS Hauser Leader and former White House Office of Energy and Climate Change Policy.
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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November 7, 2019
Longfellow Hall 319, 13 Appian Way, Cambridge
Join the Graduate School of Education for a workshop featuring a role-playing exercise of the UN climate change negotiations.
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
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October 23, 2019
Darman Room (Taubman 135), HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
The Center for Public Leadership at HKS hosts Will Shafroth, President and CEO of the National Park Foundation, who will share his perspective on the state of our national parks – the challenges that face them and what the future holds. He will also share how his 38-year public service career and time at HKS has prepared him for the work he does today.
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:45pm
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October 19, 2019
WEBINAR
oikos International and the Harvard Extension Student Environmental Club are partnering to bring you a virtual, student-led conference focused on helping you learn about sustainable investing. This series of workshops will be held in an interactive style, encouraging you to learn and discuss. Each session will run about 45mins long with plenty of time for Q&A. Come learn from experts in the field, your fellow students, and professors/researchers.
Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
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October 8, 2019
Askwith Lecture Hall, Longfellow Hall, Harvard GSE, 13 Appian Way, Cambridge
A discussion, hosted by the Harvard Business School Global Initiative, exploring how the future of cities is impacted by water in two main manifestations: too much water (notably flooding and sea rise) or not enough water (leading to drought, extreme heat, and increased fire risk). Panelists include John Macomber, Harvard Business School; James Matheson, Oasys Water and Harvard Business School; Joyce Coffee, Climate Resilience Consulting; John Fernandez, MIT and Urban Metabolism Group; Efosa Ojomo, Global Prosperity Lead and Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation; and Loreta Castro Reguera UNAM Mexico, Taller Capital, Mexico, and Harvard Graduate School of Design.
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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October 7, 2019
Hall Hall (102), Geo Museum, 24 Oxford St., Cambridge
The Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences presents "Air Pollution in the Short and Long Term: Integrating Science and Policy Analysis to Inform Action” with Noelle Eckley Selin, Department of Earth, Atmospheric & Planetary Sciences, MIT.
Monday, October 7, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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October 3, 2019
Belfer-102, SICI Innovation Studio, HKS
Map the System with Rebecca Trupin: Drivers of Deforestation in Tanzania
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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October 15, 2019
Geo Lecture Hall (100), 24 Oxford St., Cambridge
The Harvard Project on Climate Agreements, Harvard’s Center for International Development, and Harvard University Center for the Environment invite you for a lecture by Lord Nicholas Stern, IG Patel Professor of Economics and Government; Chair of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, London School of Economics.
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 5:00pm
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October 9, 2019
CMES (102), 38 Kirkland St., Cambridge
Nathalie Peutz, Associate Professor of Arab Crossroads Studies, NYU Abu Dhabi, will discuss her book "Islands of Heritage: Conservation and Transformation in Yemen."
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
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November 8, 2019
Harvard Forest Seminar Room, 324 North Main St., Petersham
Anne Short, Associate Professor, Boston University, will present "The Politics of Sub/urban Deer, Forests, and People."
Friday, November 8, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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October 16, 2019
MIT Building 62, E62-276, 3 Ames St., Cambridge
"The Optimum Allocation of Available Budget to Joint Climate Control Mechanisms" with John Deutch, Institute Professor, Department of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 5:15pm to 6:15pm
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December 4, 2019
CGIS-S030, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
Joshua Specht, Monash University, will give a talk as part of the History and Economics Seminar series.
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 4:30pm
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September 25, 2019
Brattle Theatre, 40 Brattle St., Cambridge
Join the GSAS Student Center Arts Fellows for a special screening of the arthouse film Anthropocene to coincide with the U.N. Climate Action Summit. 
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
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September 23, 2019
Kirsch Auditorium (Room 32-123), MIT, 32 Vassar St., Cambridge
Join the two Outdoors Clubs at Harvard Business School and Harvard Kennedy School for a panel discussion on the intersection of public policy, business, and grass-roots advocacy in the modern U.S. conservation movement. Panelists for the evening include Tommy Caldwell, American climber and adventurer; Erik Murdock, Access Fund Policy Director; Bethany Lebowitz, Founder of Brown Girls Climb; Katie Wallace, Director of Social & Environmental Impact at New Belgium Brewing; Estee Rivera Murdock, Rocky Mountain Conservancy Executive Director; with Rand Wentworth, Louis Bacon Senior Fellow in Environmental Leadership and HKS Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy serving as moderator for the evening.
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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September 30, 2019
Cabot 702, The Fletcher School, Tufts University, 160 Packard Ave., Medford
"Mobilizing Climate Finance: How and Why Fund Design Matters" with Rishikesh Bhandary, Tufts Institute of the Environment.
Monday, September 30, 2019 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm
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October 3, 2019
Pierce 100F, 29 Oxford St., Cambridge
Siqi Zheng, the Samuel Tak Lee Associate Professor of Real Estate Development and Entrepreneurship in the MIT Department of Urban Planning, and the Faculty Director, MIT Future City Lab, will present "Social Costs of Air Pollution in China."
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:45pm
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September 26, 2019
Room B-500, Bell Hall, Belfer Building, Harvard Kennedy School, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Suh-Yong Chung, Korea University, will present as part of the Harvard Project on Climate Agreements seminar series.
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
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November 14, 2019
Science Center 469, 1 Oxford St., Cambridge
Kate Brown, MIT, will present "Controversy over Chernobyl Health Consequences: A Case of Slow Science or Undone Science?"
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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December 2, 2019
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
"The Economic Impacts of Carbon Taxes" with Gilbert Metcalf, Tufts University and James Stock, Harvard University.
Monday, December 2, 2019 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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October 21, 2019
CGIS S050, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
"The (Non)Imaginaries of 'Data' in Law, and their Politics" with Przemyslaw Palka, Yale Law School.
Monday, October 21, 2019 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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October 28, 2019
CGIS S050, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
"Climate Change from the Streets" with Michael Mendez, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies.
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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November 4, 2019
CGIS S050, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
"'To Enter the Territory': Mosquitoes, Health, and Science in the Streets of Rio de Janeiro" with Luisa Reis Castro, HASTS, MIT.
Monday, November 4, 2019 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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November 11, 2019
CGIS S050, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
"Sin, Science and Seismic Shocks: The Jamaica Earthquake of 1692 and the Science of Disaster" with Louis Gerdelan, Department of History.
Monday, November 11, 2019 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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November 18, 2019
CGIS S250, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
"Race and Biopolitics in 21st-Century America" with Anne Pollock, King’s College, London.
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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September 16, 2019
CGIS S050, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
"Viral Science and the Tragedy of the Scientific Commons" with Christopher Winship, Department of Sociology, FAS.
Monday, September 16, 2019 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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November 25, 2019
CGIS S250, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
"The Way We Trust Today: Encryption as an Instrument of Decentralization" with Gili Vidan, History of Science/Harvard STS.
Monday, November 25, 2019 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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September 23, 2019
CGIS S050, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
"Computational Social Science: 10 Years Later" with Karen Huang, Organizational Behavior/Harvard STS.
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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December 2, 2019
CGIS S050, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
"Listening Like a Computer: Computational Psychiatry and the Re-coding of Psychiatric Screening" with Beth Michelle Semel, HASTS, MIT.
Monday, December 2, 2019 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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September 30, 2019
CGIS S050, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
"When Repair Becomes Harm: Science, Law, and the Pursuit of Justice in Chile" with Eden Medina, HASTS, MIT. 
Monday, September 30, 2019 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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September 9, 2019
100F Pierce Hall, 29 Oxford St., Cambridge
"Computation and the Search for Fairness in Representative Democracy" with Moon Duchin, Tufts University.
Monday, September 9, 2019 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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October 7, 2019
CGIS S050, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
"Foreign Bodies: On Medicine and Labor in the United States" with Eram Alam, Harvard, History of Science.
Monday, October 7, 2019 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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October 21, 2019
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
"The Energy and Climate Change Puzzle" with Amy Harder, Axios. Lunch is provided.
Monday, October 21, 2019 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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November 4, 2019
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
"Diary of a Wimpy Carbon Tax: Carbon Taxes as Federal Climate Policy" with Christopher R. Knittel, MIT. Lunch is provided.
Monday, November 4, 2019 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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November 18, 2019
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
"A Climate Solution Where All Sides Win" with Ted Halstead, Climate Leadership Council. Lunch is provided.
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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November 25, 2019
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
"The Welfare Implications of Carbon Price Certainty" with Sarah Armitage and Joe Aldy, Harvard University. Lunch is provided.
Monday, November 25, 2019 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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September 16, 2019
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
"Carbon Pricing in Electricity Markets: New York on the Forefront" with Sam Newell, The Brattle Group. Lunch is provided.
Monday, September 16, 2019 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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September 30, 2019
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
"The Design and Analysis of a U.S. Carbon Tax" with Adele Morris, The Brookings Institution. Lunch is provided.
Monday, September 30, 2019 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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October 7, 2019
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
"The Future of U.S. Carbon Pricing Policy" with Robert N. Stavins, Harvard University. Lunch is provided.
Monday, October 7, 2019 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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September 9, 2019
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
"Green New Deal: An Economic Vision for the 21st Century" with Varshini Prakash, Sunrise Movement. Lunch is provided.
Monday, September 9, 2019 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
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September 11, 2019
Belfer Center Library (Room 369), Littauer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Join the Arctic Initiative for an insightful lunch with Greenland's Minister of Education, Culture, Church and Foreign Affairs, Ane Lone Bagger, about how Greenland is responding to the shifting dynamics in the Arctic as climate change is transforming the island and the waters surrounding it, opening up the region to the outside world.
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
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September 18, 2019
Room L-382, 79 JFK Street, HKS, Cambridge
Hunt Alcott, New York University, will discuss "Behavioral Economics and Public Policy."
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
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October 2, 2019
Room L-382, 79 JFK Street, HKS, Cambridge
Megan Bailey, Harvard University, will discuss “U.S. Carbon Pricing and Inefficient Coal.”
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
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October 16, 2019
Room L-382, 79 JFK St., HKS, Cambridge
Geoffrey Heal and Wolfram Schlenker, Columbia University, will discuss "Coase, Hotelling, and Pigou: The Incidence of a Carbon Tax and CO2 Emissions.”
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
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October 23, 2019
Room L-382, 79 JFK Street,HKS, Cambridge
Clare Balboni, MIT, will discuss “In Harm’s Way? Infrastructure Investments and the Persistence of Coastal Cities.”
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
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October 30, 2019
Room L-382, 79 JFK St., HKS, Cambridge
Yongjie Ji, Iowa State University; David Keiser, University of Massachusetts; Catherine Kling, Cornell University, will discuss “Temporal Reliability of Welfare Estimates from Revealed Preferences.”
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
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November 6, 2019
Room L-382, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Soren Anderson, Michigan State University; Ioana Marinescu, University of Pennsylvania; Boris Shor, University of Houston will discuss “Can Pigou at the Polls Stop the U.S. Melting the Poles?”
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
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December 4, 2019
Room L-382, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Patrick Behrer, Harvard University, will discuss “Raising Wages, Raising Pollution: Unintended Environmental Consequences of Anti-Poverty Programs."
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
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May 6, 2019
K262, Bowie-Vernon Room, CGIS Knafel, 1737 Cambridge St, Cambridge
Professor Harutoshi Matsutani, Fellow, Harvard Asia Center; Professor of Economics, Aichi University, Japan, will give a talk as part of the Asia Center Fellows Seminar Series, co-sponsored by the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies; Harvard-China Project on Energy, Economy and Environment; Harvard-Yenching Institute; and the Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies.
Monday, May 6, 2019 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm
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April 30, 2019
Room S354, CGIS South Bldg, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
Michael Kingston, Managing Director, Michael Kingston Associates; Special Advisor, Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment (PAME) Working Group, Arctic Council will look at the increasing trends in Arctic Shipping and Northern Sea Route transits, in the context of the aftermath of the Deepwater Horizon Disaster in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 and the Costa Concordia Disaster in Italy in 2012, which caused significant concern in the London Insurance Market.
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
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April 30, 2019
HKS Forum, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
The Honorable Mary Robinson, former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights and former President of Ireland, discusses issues of justice arising from climate change with Professor John Holdren, Teresa and John Heinz Professor of Environmental Policy at HKS, and former Science Advisor to President Obama and Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. Hosted by the Institute of Politics at HKS.
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 6:00pm
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May 7, 2019 to May 8, 2019
CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
The Climate Change Initiative at David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies hosts this two-day conference bringing together experts and leaders from the US and Latin America to discuss the past, present, and future of Amazonia.
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 9:30am to Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 1:00pm
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April 22, 2019
Ballroom B and C, 3rd Floor, Campus Center, 100 William T Morrissey Blvd., University of Massachusetts Boston
Join the John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies for this special lecture. Registration required. Free and open to the public. 
Monday, April 22, 2019 - 12:00pm
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April 18, 2019
Room 1023, Wasserstein Hall, HLS, 1585 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge
Hosted by the Harvard Law School Food Law and Policy Clinic, this panel brings together three leading food system advocates to examine the Green New Deal and the future of food. They will propose ways to strengthen the current plan, while also exploring its potential to create a new coalition in rural America focused on the fight for economic, environmental, and racial justice.
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
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April 15, 2019
WEBINAR: https://zoom.us/j/6511268568
Join the Harvard Extension Student Environmental Club for a webinar with Pilar Bennett, Supply Chain Project Officer at CDP. Learn how CDP helps companies in reducing their overall carbon emissions.
Monday, April 15, 2019 - 12:00pm
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April 9, 2019
WEBINAR: https://zoom.us/j/6511268568
Join the Harvard Extension Student Environmental Club for a webinar with Ferdinando M. Ametrano, Executive Director at Digital Gold Institute. Learn how bitcoin and blockchain technology can play an important role in addressing sustainability issues globally.
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 4:30pm
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April 16, 2019
Belfer Case Study Room (S020), CGIS South Bldg, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
Naomi Hirose, Executive Vice Chairman (Fukushima Affairs), and President, Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) Holdings, Inc. (2012-17), will give a talk as part of the Program on US-Japan Relations' special series on The Future of East Asia. Co-sponsored by HUCE; The Environment and Natural Resources Program, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, HKS.
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 12:30pm
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April 9, 2019
2-190, MIT, 182 Memorial Dr., Cambridge
The MIT Undergraduate Economics Association presents a lecture by Nicholas Stern of The London School of Economics and Political Science.
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
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April 2, 2019
Bowie-Vernon Room (K262), CGIS Knafel Bldg, 1737 Cambridge St., Cambridge
Phillip Lipscy, Assistant Professor of Political Science; The Thomas Rohlen Center Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University, will give a talk as part of the Program on US-Japan Relations' special series on The Future of East Asia. Co-sponsored by HUCE; The Environment and Natural Resources Program, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, HKS.
Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
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April 11, 2019
Allison Dining Room (5th Floor), Taubman Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
The Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business & Government at HKS hosts Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever (2009-2018), for a special seminar.
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 1:15pm to 2:30pm
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June 4, 2019
WBUR CitySpace, 890 Commonwealth Ave., Boston
"Energy Transitions" with panelists Peter Fox-Penner, Director, Institute for Sustainable Energy, and Professor of Practice, Questrom School of Business; Abigail Ross Hopper, President & CEO at Solar Energy Industries Association; and Francis Slingsby, Head of Strategic Partnerships, Orsted. Moderated by WBUR Environmental Reporter Bruce Gellerman. The final of a five-part WBUR series in collaboration with Harvard Business School and Boston University Questrom School of Business.
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 6:30pm
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May 7, 2019
WBUR CitySpace, 890 Commonwealth Ave., Boston
"The Road Map of the Future: Transportation" with panelists Adam Gromis, Public Policy Manager, Sustainability & Environmental Impact, Uber; Kevin Butt, General Manager - Regional Environmental Sustainability Director, Toyota North America; and Caroline Samponaro, Head of Bike, Scooter & Pedestrian Policy at Lyft. Moderated by WBUR Environmental Reporter Bruce Gellerman. Part four of a five-part WBUR series in collaboration with Harvard Business School and Boston University Questrom School of Business.
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 6:30pm
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April 2, 2019
WBUR CitySpace, 890 Commonwealth Ave., Boston
"Food, Diet, and Climate" with panelists Bruce Friedrich, Founder and CEO, Good Food Institute; Ayr Muir, Founder and CEO of Clover Food Lab; David Perry, Founder and CEO, Indigo Agriculture; and Nicole Johnson-Hoffman, President, Global Roundtable for Sustainable Beef, former VP of Cargill. Part two of a five-part WBUR series in collaboration with Harvard Business School and Boston University Questrom School of Business.
Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 6:30pm
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March 6, 2019
Snyder Auditorium, Kresge G1, HSPH, 677 Huntington Ave., Boston
From tobacco smoke to global warming, a handful of scientists obscured the truth on these issues to create doubt among the general public. Join "Merchants of Doubt" author, Naomi Oreskes, as she explores this deliberate attempt to confuse the public with former EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy. The two will discuss what Ms. Oreskes has learned since writing this groundbreaking book and how to determine what is certain versus uncertain.
Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - 1:00pm
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March 5, 2019
WBUR CitySpace, 890 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston
Part one of a five-part WBUR series in collaboration with Harvard Business School and Boston University Questrom School of Business.
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 6:30pm
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March 11, 2019
Cabot 702, The Fletcher School, Tufts University, 160 Packard Ave., Medford
Join the working group on Climate and Energy of Tufts University’s Research and Scholarship Strategic Plan (RSSP) in collaboration with the Center for International Environment and Resource Policy for a lecture by Granger Morgan on the need to take climate action.
Monday, March 11, 2019 - 5:00pm
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March 6, 2019
Littauer 230 (Gundle Family Classroom), Littauer Bldg, 2nd floor, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Are you a social justice warrior also concerned about climate change? A climate advocate who wants to broaden your mission to climate justice? All are welcome for a lively presentation and discussion with Colette Pichon Battle, Executive Director, Gulf Coast Center for Law & Policy, on why the climate movement needs more social justice and vice versa.
Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
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February 25, 2019
JFK, Jr. Forum, Littauer Bldg, 1st floor, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
The Insitute of Politics at HKS hosts a discussion with Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., President, Waterkeeper Alliance, and Rand Wentworth, Louis Bacon Senior Fellow in Environmental Leadership and Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy, HKS; President Emeritus, Land Trust Alliance.
Monday, February 25, 2019 - 6:00pm
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March 14, 2019
Science Center Hall C, 1 Oxford St., Cambridge
Climate change is the most pressing issue of our time. But faced with a federal government that is hostile to climate science, leaders across the U.S. are taking action themselves to safeguard our health and our environment. Join Harvard C-CHANGE in a screening of Bloomberg Philanthropies and Radical Media’s new documentary Paris to Pittsburgh that explores the local, private sector, and community leaders who are continuing to work towards our Paris Agreement goals.
Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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February 27, 2019
Cabot 702, The Fletcher School, 160 Packard Ave., Medford
Join the working group on Climate and Energy of Tufts University’s Research and Scholarship Strategic Plan (RSSP) in collaboration with the Center for International Environment and Resource Policy for a lecture by Catherine Wolfram, Cora Jane Flood Professor of Business Administration at the Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley.
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
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February 15, 2019
Webinar
Join the Harvard Extension Student Environmental Club for a webinar with KPMG featuring Darren McGann, Associate Director for Sustainability, and Kirk Caron, Manager for Sustainability Advisory Services.
Friday, February 15, 2019 - 11:00am
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February 20, 2019
Lewis 214A, HLS, 1557 Mass Ave., Cambridge
A Harvard Law School Library Book Talk with Barbara Finamore '80, Senior Attorney and Asia Senior Strategic Director, Natural Resources Defense Council; author of Will China Save the Planet?. Co-sponsored by the Harvard Law School Library; Environmental Law Society and East Asian Legal Studies, Harvard Law School; and China Project, Harvard Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 12:00pm
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February 20, 2019
Common Room, Center for the Study of World Religions, 42 Francis Ave., Cambridge
HDS' Center for the Study of World Religions presents a lecture by Ana Mariella Bacigalupo, Professor of Anthropology at the State University of New York-Buffalo.
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
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February 13, 2019
Malkin Penthouse, 4th Floor, Littauer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
HKS Professor Nicholas Burns and Kåre Aas, Ambassador of Norway to the United States, will discuss the role of diplomacy in combating climate change and the precarious state of our shared oceans.
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 8:30am to 10:00am
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February 12, 2019
Malkin Penthouse, 4th Floor, Littauer, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
Join the Belfer Center's Environment and Natural Resources Program for a lively discussion with The Washington Post's national environmental reporter Brady Dennis and The Guardian's Emily Holden. Moderated by Cristine Russell, the event is co-sponsored by the Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy and the HKS student SEE PIC—Sustainability, Energy, Environment. Refreshments will be served and RSVP is requested.
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
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February 12, 2019
Williams Room, Spangler Center, HBS, 117 Western Ave., Boston
A panel discussion featuring Mike Toffel, HBS; Jeremy Grantham, Grantham Mayo and van Otterloo (GMO, LLC); Gina McCarthy, C-CHANGE at HSPH; and David Perry, Indigo Agriculture (Indigo Ag, Inc.), organized by the Business & Environment Initiative (BEI) at HBS in partnership with the HBS Association of Boston (HBSAB), and is part of a series of regional alumni events on the role of business leaders in the age of climate change.
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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February 7, 2019
Northwest B103, 52 Oxford St., Cambridge
HUCE invites you for a lecture by Hal Harvey, CEO of Energy Innovation and author of the new book “Designing Climate Solutions: A Policy Guide for Low-Carbon Energy.”
Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 4:00pm
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April 17, 2019
Littauer-382, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
“Managing Transboundary Public Goods” with Torben Mideksa, Uppsala University.
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
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April 24, 2019
Littauer-382, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
“The Demand for Off-Grid Solar Power: Evidence from Rural India’s Surprisingly Competitive Retail Power Market” with Robin Burgess, London School of Economics; Michael Greenstone, University of Chicago; Nicholas Ryan, Yale University; and Anant Sudarshan, University of Chicago.
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
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January 30, 2019
Littauer-382, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
“The Price of Biodiesel RINs and Economic Fundamentals” with Scott Irwin, University of Illinois, Kristen McCormack, and James Stock, Harvard University.
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
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February 6, 2019
Littauer-382, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
“The Electric Gini: Income Redistribution through Energy Prices” with Arik Levinson, Georgetown University, and Emilson Silva, University of Alberta.
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
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February 27, 2019
Littauer-382, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge
“Decompositions and Policy Consequences of an Extraordinary Decline in Air Pollution from Electricity Generation” with Stephen Holland, University of North Carolina; Erin Mansur, Dartmouth College; Nicholas Muller, Carnegie Mellon University; and Andrew Yates, University of Nort