Jagdish Bhagwati, Professor of Economy at Columbia University, will give an open lecture on climate change; ,,After Copenhagen: Designing the Climate Change Treaty" Thursday 24 June at 12:00-13:00 at the University of Iceland, Háskólatorg.
Professor Bhagwati has been a Special Adviser to the UN on Globalization, and External Adviser to the WTO. He has has published more than three hundred articles and has authored or edited over fifty volumes; he also writes frequently for The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Financial Times, as well as reviews for The New Republic and The Times Literary Supplement
The lecture is supported by the Icelandic Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Faculty of Economics at the University of Iceland and the Institute of International Affairs at the University of Iceland. Mrs. Kristín Ingólfsdóttir, Rector of the University of Iceland, will chair the meeting.