Prospects for a new international agreement on climate change

Episode 1,  Jul 18, 2008, 04:47 PM

Robert Stavins interviewed by Romesh Vaitilingam, 18 July 2008

Robert Stavins of Harvard University talks to Romesh Vaitilingam about what should follow the Kyoto Protocol – the potential architectures for a new international agreement on tackling global climate change; lessons from previous international agreements on a range of issues; and the main stumbling blocks to an agreement. The interview was recorded at the American Economic Association meetings in New Orleans in January 2008.