The geoengineering debate: Keith vs. Hulme

Yesterday’s debate on geoengineering at Oxford between Dr. Keith (Harvard) and Dr. Hulme (King’s College London) was very interesting. Some of the questions at the end veer off topic (although sometimes in revealing ways).


  1. alanyshapiro says:

    Thanks for sharing! I saw him speak about a month ago at Columbia on the same topic. What are your thoughts on geoengineering?

    • Well, it depends on which technology. But, put broadly, I’m not for using any technology to prop up failing governance institutions. I have a chapter on it coming out in next year’s State of the World report.


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