Living with Global Warming

Policy Reports | Global Warming

No. 278
Wednesday, September 14, 2005
by Indur M. Goklany

About the Author

Indur M. Goklany has 30-plus years in federal and state governments, and the private sector, during which he has written more than one hundred monographs, book chapters and papers on topics ranging from climate change, human well-being, economic development, technological change and biotechnology to sustainable development. He has been a visiting fellow with the American Enterprise Institute, and was the first Julian Simon Fellow at the Political Economy Research Center in Bozeman, Montana. Working for the U.S. Department of the Interior, he has represented the United States at the International Panel on Climate Change and in the negotiations leading to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. He received his Ph.D. and other degrees in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, and Michigan State University. He is also the author of Clearing the Air: The Real Story of the War on Air Pollution and The Precautionary Principle, both published by the Cato Institute. His next book, Extending the Limits: Improving the State of Humanity and the Environment, is due out next year. Opinions and views expressed by Dr. Goklany are his alone, and not necessarily those of any institution with which he is associated.

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