Discussion: What is the best policy for the US facing grave risks from climate change? New Planet Philadelphia 4-5 pm Friday January 17, 2020 on WGGT-LP 92.9 FM and streaming at gtownradio.com
Planet Philadelphia 4-5 pm Friday January 17, 2020 on WGGT-LP 92.9 FM Germantown Community Radio and streaming at gtownradio.com. Planet Philadelphia guests discuss climate change policies, what must we do to best handle the risks climate change presents to the economy and to the nation as a whole:
Dr. Carolyn Kousky is Executive Director at the Wharton Risk Management and Decision Processes Center at the University of Pennsylvania, where she also directs the Policy Incubator. Dr. Kousky’s research has examined multiple aspects of disaster insurance markets, the National Flood Insurance Program, federal disaster aid and response, and policy responses to potential changes in extreme events with climate change.
Billy Fleming (PhD’17) is the Wilks Family Director for The Ian L. McHarg Center at the University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design. Most recently, he co-authored The Indivisible Guide—a progressive, grassroots organization with more than 6,000 groups—and co-created Data Refuge, an international consortium of scientists, librarians, and programmers working to preserve vital the environmental data at risk of erasure during the Trump Administration.
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