|Friday, 5. November 2010 0 comment(s)|
International Politics of Natural Resources and the Environment research programme
China, US & climate in a wider context (Part I)
China and the US are key to reaching a global deal on climate change, yet the very fabric and origins of these two states makes bringing them into a collective agreement a tall order.
|Thursday, 6. May 2010 2 comment(s)|
Of black swans, wetlands, nuclear power and worst-case scenarios
The oil spill that has hit the U.S. coast and further threatens large swathes of the coast from Louisiana to Florida is a tragic accident, with extensive social, environmental and economic consequences. The event is a Black Swan and holds a precious lesson for Finland, as it makes decisions on nuclear power and finalizes demands that it will place on the potential nuclear power firms.