The Road from Copenhagen


This panel discussion will examine the issues and next steps in the aftermath of the December 2009 Copenhagen Conference on Climate Change.

Taking place from 3-5 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 5, in 34-101, this policy-focused program will include information about:

  • Economic and climate implications of the Copenhagen Accord
  • U.S. path forward and Congressional politics
  • International institutional issues for climate action
  • China's path forward

Ernest Moniz, director of the MIT Energy Initiative, will moderate the panel comprising William Bonvillian, director, MIT Washington D.C. office; Michael Greenstone, the 3M Professor of Environmental Economics; Henry Jacoby, professor, Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change; Rob Stavins, Harvard's Albert Pratt Professor of Business and Government; and Edward Steinfeld, associate professor, Department of Political Science.

The event is sponsored by MIT Energy Campus Events, MIT Energy Initiative and the Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change.


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