Bjorn Lomborg

Prioritizing the World: How to spend $75 billion to do the Most Good

Bjorn Lomborg

Talk: Prioritizing the World: How to spend $75 billion to do the Most Good

Dr. Bjorn Lomborg is an academic and the author of the best-selling "The Skeptical Environmentalist" and "Cool It". He challenges mainstream concerns about the environment and points out that we need to focus attention on the smartest solutions first. He is an adjunct professor at the Copenhagen Business School, and director of the Copenhagen Consensus Center, which brings together many of the world's top economists, including seven Nobel Laureates, to set priorities for the world.

Bjorn Lomborg

Bjorn Lomborg has written for The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and USA Today. He was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine and “one of the 50 people who could save the planet” by The Guardian. He started the Copenhagen Consensus, a conference of top economists to prioritize the best solutions for the world’s greatest challenges.

Cool It

Bjorn Lomborg argues that many of the elaborate and staggeringly expensive actions now being considered to meet the challenges of global warming ultimately will have little impact on the world’s temperature.

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