PBS NewsHour Interview re the IPCC Report and Political Obstacles to U.S. Climate Policy

            Judy Woodruff interviews Professor Stavins on the PBS NewsHour, on April 15, 2014, regarding the report just released in Berlin, Germany, of Working Group III

of the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), and political obstacles in the United States to effective climate policies.

 

Linkage as a Foundations for Post-Durban Climate Policy Architecture

            Professor Stavins is interviewed by Faculti, a research video platform that engages with the academic and professional research community, January, 2014.  The

topic is linkage among cap-and-trade systems as part of the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change.

 

PBS NewsHour Interview re the Accomplishments of the 2013 Climate Change Negotiations in Warsaw

            Judy Woodruff interviews Professor Stavins on the PBS NewsHour, on November 27, 2013, regarding the completed international climate change policy negotiations

in Warsaw, Poland.  Did the Warsaw conference put world on track towards a 'new global climate regime'?

 

WJR Radio Interview re the Government Approval Process of the IPCC AR5 WG3 Summary for Policymakers

            Frank Beckmann interviews Professor Stavins on The Frank Beckmann Show, News/Talk 760 AM WJR Detroit, on May 1, 2014, regarding the recently released IPCC reports

and the government approval process.

 

Harnessing Market Forces to Protect the Climate, Presentation at IDEASpHERE, Harvard Kennedy School

            Professor Stavins and Professor Rohini Pande conduct a session on environmental economics and climate change policy, May 15, 2014, at the Harvard Kennedy School, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

 

What Can an Economist Possibly Have to Say About Climate Change?

 

            Professor Stavins delivers the June and Edgar Martin Memorial Lecture as the culmination of his four days at the 2014 Miller Upton Scholar at Beloit College, November 7, 2014.  Program begins

            at 4m 40s; Professor Stavins is introduced by Professor Warren Palmer of Beloit College at 9m 30s.

Energy Efficiency, Climate Change, and Entrepreneurship

           

            Professor Stavins responds to four panelists on the topic of energy efficiency and climate change at a panel discussion that is part of the 7th Annual Miller Upton Forum, for which Professor Stavins

            was the 2014 Miller Upton Scholar.  Professor Stavins’ response to the panel begins at 1h 18m.

 

Renewable Energy, Climate Change, and Entrepreneurship

 

            Professor Stavins responds to four panelists on the topic of renewable energy and climate change at a panel discussion that is part of the 7th Annual Miller Upton Forum, for which Professor Stavins

            was the 2014 Miller Upton Scholar.  Professor Stavins’ response to the panel begins at 1h 45m.

 

PRN Radio Interview re the 2013 Warsaw Climate Change Negotiations

            Betsy Rosenberg interviews Professor Stavins on The Green Front, on December 4, 2013, regarding the international climate change policy negotiations

in Warsaw, Poland.  Professor Stavins expresses some cautious optimism.

 

The 2013 Climate Change Negotiations in Warsaw, Poland, and the Harvard Project on Climate Agreements

           

            Professor Stavins explains the background of the international climate change policy negotiations taking place in Warsaw, Poland, in November, 2013,

            their significance, and the path ahead.  As director of the Harvard Project on Climate Agreements, he also describes the activities of the Project at the meetings in Warsaw.

 

Keynote Address at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York Conference on Protecting Critical Infrastructure in Urban Areas

           

            Professor Stavins describes the key take-away points in an interview following his keynote address at a Conference on Protecting Critical Infrastructure in Urban Areas, held

            at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in Manhattan on November 1, 2013.

 

Campaign for the American Conversation:  Economics and the Environment

            Professor Stavins is interviewed by the 92nd Street Y’s (New York) “Campaign for the American Conversation” about Economics and the Environment.

JFK50: A Career Born Out of the Inaugural — Robert Stavins

Professor Stavins explains why he owes his career path — from student to Peace Corps volunteer to environmental economist — to President John F. Kennedy’s inaugural speech.

Economics of Climate Change and Environmental Policy – Virtual Book Tour

            Professor Stavins introduces the second book of his collected works, published by Edward Elgar Ltd, featuring articles from the period 2000 to 2011.

The Calderwood Lecture in Economics at Wellesley College

Professor Stavins delivers the annual Calderwood Lecture in Economics at Wellesley College on “Beyond Kyoto:  An Economic Perspective on Climate Change Policy.” 

The introduction is provided by Professor Phillip Levine, Chairman of the Department of Economics.

 

Beyond Kyoto:  An Economic Perspective on Climate Change Policy  Robert Stavins Keynote Address

Professor Stavins delivers keynote address at the Institute of International and European Affairs on September 16, 2011.  With preparations underway for the

next round of climate negotiations in Durban, South Africa, Stavins discussed the prospects for the negotiations, the future of climate action beyond the Kyoto

Protocol, which expires in 2012, and the economics of climate change policy.

 

HKS75 - Robert Stavins

Professor Stavins talks about the future of the Harvard Kennedy School, as part of HKS75, a yearlong celebration of the School’s 75th anniversary.

Economics of the Environment, Sixth Edition – Strangers on a Plane

            Professor Stavins introduces the Sixth Edition of Economics of the Environment: Selected Readings, published in 2012 by W. W. Norton & Company.

Harvard Project on Climate Agreements

            Professor Stavins describes this international initiative which features 40 research projects around the world plus intensive interactions with national governments, NGOs, and private industry.

Winning Strategies for Ticket Pricing in Professional Sports

Professor Stavins makes a presentation on “Winning Strategies for Ticket Pricing:  What Secondary Market Data Do – and Do Not – Tell You,” at the MIT Sloan

Sports Analytics Conference, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on March 3, 2012.

 

What are the Key Lessons We Learn from International Climate Negotiations?

Professor Stavins is interviewed at the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington, D.C., on July 31, 2012.

 

SO2 Allowance Trading:  The Ironic History of a Grand Policy Experiment

Professor Stavins presents a paper co-authored with Professor Richard Schmalensee (MIT) on four ironies about the SO2 allowance trading system, at the

Regulatory Policy Seminar Series, at the Harvard Kennedy School, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on September 13, 2012.

 

The Future of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative

Professor Stavins speaks on a panel at Columbia Law School in New York City on the role of sub-national policy instruments for a global commons problem, on October 22, 2012.

 

The Effect of Allowance Allocations on Cap-and-Trade System Performance

Professor Stavins and Professor Robert Hahn (University of Oxford) make a presentation at the University of Chicago on December 4, 2009, at a conference,

“Markets, Firms, and Property Rights:  A Celebration of the Research of Ronald Coase.”

 

AB 32 and Global Climate Change:  The National Context of State Policy for a Global Commons Problem

Professor Stavins makes a presentation at a University of California conference in Sacramento on California’s Climate Change Policy: Economic and

Environmental Impacts of AB 32 on October 4, 2010.

 

Getting Serious About Global Climate Change

 

Professor Stavins participates in an event sponsored by the Institute of Ethics and Public Affairs at San Diego State University, “After Kyoto I:  The Moral

and Policy Considerations of Climate Change,” on May 3, 2012.

 

Europe's View on International Climate Policy

            Professor Stavins moderates discussion and responds when European Commissioner Connie Hedegaard spoke at the Harvard Kennedy School on Monday,

September 20, 2010, on "Europe's View on International Climate Policy." Session is introduced by HKS Professor William Hogan.

 

An Economic Perspective on Climate Change Policy

 

Professor Stavins delivers an address on October 14, 2011, at a conference on “Free Market Solutions to Today’s Toughest Problems” at the William J. O’Neil Center for

Global Markets and Freedom, Edwin L. Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas.

 

Geneva Dialogue:  Justice and Environment

            Professor Stavins delivers address on “International Climate Policy:  Trade-Offs of Performance, Efficiency, & Equity” in the Geneva Dialogue Series on Justice and
Environment in Geneva, Switzerland, on November 29, 2011, sponsored by the Graduate Institute – Geneva and the United Nations Environment Program.

 

Transatlantic Perspectives on Climate Governance

              Professor Stavins participates in a panel of European and U.S. scholars at the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies at Harvard University

on October 19, 2009.

 

Architectures for Agreement:  Addressing Global Climate Chanage in the Post-Kyoto World

              Professor Stavins introduces this book co-edited with Joseph Aldy, then of Resources for the Future, published by Cambridge University Press, in the fall of 2007.

 

Environmental Economist's Critique of Kyoto

Professor Stavins critiques the Kyoto Protocol at Yale University's Croon Hall on October 16, 2009.

Linkage of Cap-and-Trade Policies

            Professor Stavins testifies before the United Kingdom Parliament Committee on Energy and Climate Change, November 10, 2014.

Economics of the Environment: Selected Readings, Fifth Edition,

Professor Stavins introduces the Fifth Edition of Economics of the Environment: Selected Readings, published in 2005 by W. W. Norton & Company.

Environmental Protection and the Social Responsibility of Firms: Perspectives from Law, Economics and Business

            Professor Stavins introduces this book, co-edited with Bruce Hay, Harvard Law School, and Richard Vietor, Harvard Business School, and published

by Johns Hopkins University Press, in 2005.

The Political Economy of Environmental Regulation

Professor Stavins introduces this book, published by Edward Elgar in 2004.

Public Policies for Environmental Protection

.           Professor Stavins introduces this book, published by Resources for the Future in 2000.

Economics of the Environment:  Selected Readings, Fourth Edition

Professor Stavins introduces the Fourth Edition of Economics of the Environment: Selected Readings, published in 2000 by W. W. Norton & Company.

Fenway Park, June 2003

            Daniel catches a ball off the bat of Nomar Garciaparra on June 11, 2003, with Mom (Joanna) sitting next to him in the old sky boxes at Fenway Park.