Saturday, April 22, 2017
California and the Climate Fight: Our State's New Relationship with Washington and the World
10:30 am-12:00 pm Add
160 Kroeber Hall
With the U.S.'s commitment to the Paris Agreement in question and the future of federal climate change policy unclear, what steps should California take to remain at the forefront of climate action policy? Join Professor Meredith Fowlie (Class of 1935 Endowed Chair in Energy Associate Professor), Professor Sol Hsiang (co-lead author of the American Climate Prospectus and one of Forbes's 30 under 30) and Professor Carol Zabin (Research Director, Center for Labor Research and Education, Institute for Research on Labor and Employment) in a discussion moderated by Center for Environmental Public Policy Executive Director Ned Helme about California's policy options given potential conflicts with the new U.S. administration on issues of climate change and the environment. Sponsored by the Goldman School's Center on Civility & Democratic Engagement and Center for Environmental Public Policy.