Steffen Böhm is professor in Management and Sustainability and director of the Essex Sustainability Institute at University of Essex .
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Monday, November 30, 2015
Why the Paris Climate Talks Are Doomed to Failure, Like All the Others
Even if the world celebrates a Paris climate deal on December 11, the process will still have to be regarded as failure. Let me explain why. The basic reason is that the unequal distribution of carbon emissions is not even on its agenda. The historical responsibility of the West is not on the table...
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Pope’s Climate Letter is a Radical Attack on the Logic of the Market
What makes Pope Francis and his 183-page encyclical so radical isn’t just his call to urgently tackle climate change. It’s the fact he openly and unashamedly goes against the grain of dominant social, economic and environment policies. While the Argentina-born pope is a very humble person whose...