The Committee on Global Thought presents

The Fourth Annual Arrow Lecture
in honor of Kenneth J. Arrow

"Persons and Time in the Welfare Economics of Climate Change"

Presented by

Sir Partha Dasgupta
Frank Ramsey Professor Emeritus of Economics
University of Cambridge

with discussants

Scott Barrett
Lenfest-Earth Institute Professor of Natural Resource Economics
SIPA and the Earth Institute
Columbia University

Geoffrey Heal
Garrett Professor of Public Policy & Corporate Responsibility
Columbia Business School


Joseph E. Stiglitz
University Professor
Columbia University


Kenneth J. Arrow
Joan Kenney Professor of Economics
Professor of Operations Research, Emeritus
Stanford University.

Sir Dasgupta's lecture will focus on the weakness in customary formulations of the idea of intergenerational well-being, and the resulting literature on the economics of climate change.

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