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Bjorn Lomborg: November 2009

Bjorn Lomborg: November 2009

Bjorn Lomborg, author of "The Skeptical Environmentalist," is an adjunct professor at the Copenhagen Business School and the organizer of the Copenhagen Consensus Center, which brings together some of the world's top economists, to set priorities for the world.

Archive: Bjorn Lomborg: November 2009

Blame reality

Currently, things are in a sad state of affairs, where politicians are frantically trying to find some way that they can pretend that a political agreement is a 'success' - but are also looking around for others to blame for...

By Bjorn Lomborg | November 19, 2009; 09:00 AM ET | Comments (2)

Many examples of what not to do

Efforts to reduce emissions through cap-and-trade schemes have resulted in massive pay-offs and 'pork barrel' politics, wherever they have been introduced. Some countries -- such as Japan -- have made extraordinarily strong promises without any way of delivering. European countries that...

By Bjorn Lomborg | November 12, 2009; 04:03 PM ET | Comments (1)

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