David G. Victor
In The News
David Victor and several co-authors write in the current issue of Foreign Affairs about the controversial topic of climate engineering, a strategy for addressing the earth's warming climate.
China's need to lower its carbon and sulfur dioxide emissions could steer its energy demand towards natural gas. However, this shift would be contingent on financial reforms in particular. This study delves deeper into the geo-political factors behind the potential for this energy source in three major urbanizing regions in China.
The timely contribution by David Victor titled "Fragmented carbon markets and reluctant nations: implications for the design of effective architectures" appears in the book Architectures for Agreement: Addressing Global Climate Change in the Post-Kyoto World.