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Richard Revesz Speaks at Yale Political Union

  • January 15, 2014

Richard Revesz, director of Policy Integrity and one of the nation’s leading experts on environmental law, regulatory law, and policy, opened the debate on “Resolved: Put a Price on Carbon” at Yale Political Union. The debate discussed what measures, if any, should be taken to address the problems of carbon dioxide emissions and how to balance the needs of our struggling economy with the needs of the environment. The resolution carried on a vote of 50-20.

The Yale Political Union is the nation’s oldest and most respected student debating society. It holds weekly debates around campus, where students engage each other, as well as some of the world’s greatest political, academic and social minds in academic debate and learning.