Document Type

Podcast

Publication Date

5-25-2011

Publication Title

Nexus series

Publisher

Black Mountain Institute; UNLV College of Urban Affairs

Abstract

Adele Morris, Policy director for climate and energy economics, Brookings Institution, and Helen Neill, UNLV Associate Professor, discuss why we need policies to deal with the environmental economic issues, what the notion of market failure means, and how to get people to do the right thing for the most involved with the least use of resources and the betterment of society.

Keywords

Climate change – Economic aspects; Economic development – Environmental aspects; Job creation; Jobs; Sustainability – Economic aspects

Disciplines

Economic Theory | Oil, Gas, and Energy | Other Economics | Other Environmental Sciences | Sustainability

Language

English

Comments

Host: Dina Titus, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Audio file size: 13.3 megabytes


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