Environment Publications

Climate Action in the United States and China (Chinese)

Jul 07, 2011
The United States and China together produce almost 40 percent of the greenhouse gas emissions that now threaten to alter the global climate. Any successful global effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions will therefore require the direct support and participation of both countries. more

Finding the Source: Urbanization and Intersectoral Competition for Water

Jul 07, 2011
This article examines the implications of urbanization for intersectoral competition over water, not only in technical or economic terms, but also in terms of political and social dynamics as well as the possibilities to meet the water needs of growing cities. more

Brazil's SIVAM: As It Monitors the Amazon, Will It Fulfill its Human Security Promise?

Jul 07, 2011
As Brazil implements its System for Vigilance of the Amazon (SIVAM), the country's leadership touts it as a major effort towards achieving its national security objectives, but lack of transparency and participation raise concerns. more

Global Conflict Transformation: Lessons from the Field

Jul 07, 2011
Paper contribution to January 2010 seminar on environmental peacebuilding. more

ECSP Report 12: Reviews of New Publications

Jul 07, 2011
Experts review new publications. more

CES 8 Special Report Introduction, pp. 153-154:

Jul 07, 2011
The Navigating Peace Initiative's Water Conflict Resolution in the United States and China Special Report By Dr. Jennifer L. Turner and Timothy Hildebrandt more

CES 6 Feature Article, pp. 55-66

Jul 07, 2011
Bamboo Sprouts After the Rain: The History of University Student Environmental Associations in China by Lu Hongyan more

CES 9 Commentaries, pp. 77-97

Jul 07, 2011
High Tech's Toxic Legacy in China By Jamie Choi Spotlight on NGO Activism: Promoting Pesticide Eco-Alternatives By Sun Jing Feature Box: Highlights of International Energy Agency-China Initiatives By Jonathan Sinton Complex Tradeoffs: Urban Transport, Land Use, Air Quality, and Health in Chengdu By Chris Nielsen A Case Study in Indoor Air Pollution and Lung Cancer in Xuan Wei, China By H. Dean Hosgood Feature Box: Energy Futures and Urban Air Pollution By Derreck Vollmer Feature Box: Partnership for Clean Indoor Air in Guizhou Province By Jennifer L. Turner more

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Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.