Climate Change Politics in the US: Can Congress and the Obama Administration Govern the Climate?
- Climate Change Politics in the US: Can Congress and the Obama Administration Govern the Climate?
- (Brookings Institution and University of Michigan)
- Date and Time
- 1st May 2009 16:00 – 17:00
Barry Rabe is Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution and a Professor of Public Policy at the University of Michigan. He is a world expert on US state and regional initiatives to reduce greenhouse gases. His talk at Edinburgh will examine the role of the US Congress and US states, transatlantic comparisons, and more general prospects for climate change governance under an Obama Administration.
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This talk is part of the Europa Institute-funded 'EU, Climate Change and Global Environmental Governance' seminar series: http://www.law.ed.ac.uk/europa/eucc.aspx
It is supported further by the University of Edinburgh's Politics and IR subject area and the University Association of Contemporary European Studies (UACES).
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