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Real change is defined by the fact that it endures even after the political pendulum swings, says Dan Esty, Hillhouse professor of environmental law and policy at the Yale...
Part of Big Ideas with Dan Esty & Andy Karsner, February 2020
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"We've got to take very seriously the learning laboratories of the states... they're much more attuned to the economic development locally," says Andy Karsner, senior...
Part of Big Ideas with Dan Esty & Andy Karsner, February 2020
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Except for Californian fires, almost every other climate change impact is happening in a red state, says Andy Karsner, senior strategist at X, the moonshot factory and former...
Part of Big Ideas with Dan Esty & Andy Karsner, February 2020
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Does solving climate change mean re-thinking old top-down approaches and embracing big change at high speed? A half-century after the first Earth Day, some environmental...
Part of Big Ideas with Dan Esty & Andy Karsner, February 2020
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Chris Field, faculty director at the Woods Institute for the Environment at Stanford University, discusses the challenges of predicting extinction in a rapidly warming world...
Part of What the 2030 Climate Deadline Really Means, February 2020
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Climate engagement strategist Renee Lertzman described the helpful framework for approaching climate engagement and action.
Part of What the 2030 Climate Deadline Really Means, February 2020
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"A lot of us hate simplicity, and we hate repetition -- but that's what works," affirms Fenton Communications founder David Fenton, emphasizing the potency of simple messages...
Part of What the 2030 Climate Deadline Really Means, February 2020
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People need to be able to explain why climate mobilization is critical in order to arouse the public into action, says campaign veteran David Fenton, founder of Fenton...
Part of What the 2030 Climate Deadline Really Means, February 2020
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Are we on track to meet our climate deadline? For years, scientists have been saying that the climate battle will be won or lost in the next decade. The IPCC has stated that...
Part of What the 2030 Climate Deadline Really Means, February 2020
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This program was recorded at the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco on February 26, 2020, just before coronavirus was declared a global pandemic and overturned our daily...
Part of Me vs. We: What Matters Most for Climate Action? , February 2020
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March 24th, 2020
WATCH LIVESTREAM Why does an invisible, life-threatening virus prompt a nationwide emergency, but invisible, life-threatening gases don’t? Experts have been emphasizing the...
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When talking to people, you've got to address them where their brains are, says George Lakoff, professor of cognitive science and linguistics at UC Berkeley. In addressing...
Part of Me vs. We: What Matters Most for Climate Action? , February 2020
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"Only emergency-speed, transformative change of all of our systems can protect us, and the only way we're going to achieve [that] is building a movement that tells the truth...
Part of Me vs. We: What Matters Most for Climate Action? , February 2020
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Amanda Joy Ravenhill, executive director of the Buckminster Fuller Institute, encourages thinking beyond "doing less bad" -- reducing your carbon footprint -- to considering...
Part of Me vs. We: What Matters Most for Climate Action? , February 2020
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Adjunct Economics Professor, College of William & Mary

Peter Atwater is a pioneer in the field of confidence-driven decision-making, studying how and why our confidence level naturally determines consumer preferences, decisions...
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Henrietta Johnson Louis Professor of Management, Cornell SC Johnson College of Business

For more than a decade, Robert H. Frank's "Economic View" column appeared monthly in The New York Times. Frank is the Henrietta Johnson Louis professor of management and...
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Whitmore-Williams Professor of Psychology, College of Wooster

Susan Clayton considers herself a conservation psychologist: interested in understanding and promoting a healthy relationship between humans and nature. She is the Whitmore-...
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April 16th, 2020
WATCH LIVE When institutional investors divest from fossil fuel companies does it have more than symbolic impact? Universities, pension funds and other asset managers have...
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Portfolio Manager, Parnassus Investments

Lori Keith is portfolio manager of the Parnassus Mid Cap Fund with responsibility for portfolio management for the firm’s Mid Cap strategy. She joined Parnassus Investments...
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Can trees and businesses get along? Business leaders know that consumers are concerned about the environmental footprint of the products they buy. Does that lead to...

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