Adapting to Climate Change

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Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Friday, June 20, 2014 -- John Batchelor interviews Terry Anderson on a recent article written for the Hoover Institution about climate change adaptation.  According to the latest IPCC report, climate change will adversely affect “Americans’ health and livelihoods and the ecosystems that sustain us” by bringing “more frequent and/or intense . . . heat waves, heavy downpours and, in some regions, floods and droughts.” Whether you believe or deny the apocalyptic predictions of the National Climate Assessment, it is unlikely that most of them will come to pass—not because of government-sponsored mitigation, but because of entrepreneurial adaptation. Listen to learn more!

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Terry Anderson - Adaptation Key to Dealing with Climate Change

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Terry Anderson is the William A. Dunn Distinguished Senior Fellow and former President of PERC as well as the John and Jean De Nault Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. He believes that market approaches can be both economically sound and environmentally sensitive. His research helped launch the idea of free market...
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