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Date and Time
Friday, February 28, 2020 - 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Location
Grainger Hall, Board Room (Room 5109)

Policy Boot Camp: Energy Policy

Jennie Chen, senior counsel at the Nicholas Institute's Climate and Energy Program, will discuss her experience working at organizations that shape energy policy, what they do, and how they work.

Date and Time
Friday, March 27, 2020 - 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Location
Grainger Hall, Board Room (Room 5109)

Policy Boot Camp: Federal Environmental Authorities

Kate Konschnik, director of the Nicholas Institute's Climate and Energy Program, will describe the overlapping environmental authorities of U.S. federal agencies and how these institutions work together (or don’t) on far-reaching challenges, as well as unforeseen disasters

Date and Time
Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Location
Karsh Alumni and Visitors Center

Too Big to Ignore: How Climate Change Threatens Financial Stability and the Implications for Financial Markets Regulation and Innovation

While there has been longstanding interest in how financial markets affect climate change, the effects of climate change on financial markets—particularly financial stability— have received comparatively little attention. The risk of climate change to financial stability is fast becoming too big to ignore. Cross-nationally, central banks are increasingly incorporating climate change—and its potential threats to financial stability—into their prudential agendas, while market regulators are beginning to explore various climate-driven risks.