The Economics of Climate Change
The Department of Economics and the Center for Peace and Global Citizenship held the third annual economics alumni forum on Tuesday, November 9. The discussion centered around The Economics of Climate Change. Panelists Marc Stuart, co-founder of EcoSecurities and private equity investor in carbon and clean energy Markets, and Dan Price '77, senior partner at Sidley Austin LLP who served as the senior White House official responsible for international aspects of financial system reform, energy security and climate change, discussed the economics of government policies aimed at controlling climate change. Paul Minnice '09, an economist at the U.S. Transportation Department, served as moderator.