Improving Democracy for the Future: Why Democracy Can Handle Climate Change

Daniel J. Fiorino • Jun 24 2019 • Articles

The path lies not in suspending democracy but improving it: create better democracies with the capacity for collective action and a commitment to ecological values.

The Emerging Politics of Geoengineering

Ina Moller • Nov 7 2018 • Articles

Geoengineering is still an idea under investigation, but an idea with potentially major consequences on political behavior and decision making.

Interview – Graciela Chichilnisky

E-International Relations • Jan 20 2016 • Features

Dr. Chichilnisky discusses the impact of climate change, the Kyoto Protocol and any new climate agreements that may be required to find a solution to this global problem.

Australia Should Pursue Ambitious Climate Change Mitigation Policies

Alexander Nauels • Jun 15 2014 • Articles

A successful transformation of the energy system will ultimately depend on a political agenda that comprises a plurality of efficient climate policy instruments.

Climate Knowledge and International Politics: The Future of the IPCC

Mike Hulme • Oct 13 2013 • Articles

The latest UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change offers us the opportunity to critically examine the way that the current model treats knowledge assessment.

Before Engineering the Climate, We Must Engineer a Debate

Sean J Low • Aug 26 2011 • Articles

The lay reader may be forgiven if geoengineering- the use of technology to manipulate the planetary climate system in order to forestall the worst effects of global warming- sounds like science fiction. The science of such interventions remains uncertain, but assessments are proliferating – and the implications for climate governance and policy could be huge.

Hidden costs of the status quo

Rodger A Payne • Nov 1 2009 • Articles

In late October, the United States National Academy of Sciences released an interesting on-line “prepublication” edition of a report called Hidden Costs of Energy: Unpriced Consequences of Energy Production and Use.

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