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"
Sir Partha Dasgupta
Frank Ramsey Professor Emeritus of Economics
University of Cambridge
Lenfest-Earth Institute Professor of Natural Resource Economics
SIPA and the Earth Institute
Garrett Professor of Public Policy & Corporate Responsibility
Columbia Business School
Joseph E. Stiglitz
Kenneth J. Arrow
Joan Kenney Professor of Economics
Professor of Operations Research, Emeritus
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.