Sunday, November 1, 2009

RealClimate: An open letter to Steve Levitt

October 20th, 2009

"Dear Mr. Levitt,
The problem of global warming is so big that solving it will require creative thinking from many disciplines. Economists have much to contribute to this effort, particularly with regard to the question of how various means of putting a price on carbon emissions may alter human behavior. Some of the lines of thinking in your first book, Freakonomics, could well have had a bearing on this issue, if brought to bear on the carbon emissions problem. I have very much enjoyed and benefited from the growing collaborations between Geosciences and the Economics department here at the University of Chicago, and had hoped someday to have the pleasure of making your acquaintance. It is more in disappointment than anger that I am writing to you now."
Read the rest of the post at the source…

Real Climate's Comment Policy

If you've attempted to post a comment at Real Climate under this story, and had it, in your opinion, unreasonably rejected or snipped, please repost it and any additional commentary below in the comments. Please take a look at Guidelines for Comments if you haven’t yet.

1 comment:

  1. You can choose hermes handbag from varying colors right from neutral tones like black and white to sea blues and even bright reds and oranges. The Kelly bag also has enough of space to store all of your cards, a functional space for coins and has a small tiny Kelly bags signature lock for your wallet.
    daidaihua are better than others. With such a vast selection of lida slimming , supplements and slimming aids all promising to offer you that slimming capsule to your weight woes, it is very hard to distinguish which ones will help you and which ones will hinder you. slimming capsules overshadows its competition by being exactly what lida states. Most importantly of all, the ingredients in lida daidaihua are 100% pure and natural.
    There are Chanel handbag 2010 sites that bargain in discounted handbags, taking on the wholesale Chanel handbags 2010 which are the greatest alternative to retail outlets or stocks which offer Chanel bags at the retail costs.
    Today, uk Tiffany are becoming more popular than ever before. In the past, many people, especially the rich were too overeager in pursuit of silver earrings luxury, with gold jewelries which make Tiffany pendants look more sophisticated and noble. However, in current days, people modify their ideas to choose silver necklaces as great ornaments.


Blog Archive