Loading Events

Amherst Books

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

November 2017
November 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Amherst Books, 8 Main Street
Amherst, MA United States

Thursday, November 30th at 7:00pm (Talk) Frank Ackerman about his new book, Worst-Case Economics: Extreme Events in Climate & Finance.   Ackerman is an economist who has written extensively about the economics of climate change, energy & other environmental problems.   His book, Priceless: On Knowing the Price of Everything & the Value of Nothing, is a critique of cost-benefit analysis & its abuse in US environmental policy.  His other books include Poisoned for Pennies: The Economics of Toxics & Precaution, & Can We Afford the Future?…

Find out more »