Bjorn Lomborg

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10 Sep2010

Lomborg in Foreign Policy magazine

Published by Foreign Policy

A Changed Climate Skeptic? Bjorn Lomborg has long infuriated environmental activists with his contrarian views on global warming. Has he now embraced their cause? INTERVIEW BY ELIZABETH DICKINSON | SEPTEMBER 3, 2010 It seemed too sensational to be true. On Aug. 30, the Guardian reported that one of the world's most prominent "climate change skeptics," Bjorn Lomborg, had made an apparent about face, now calling for $100 billion to be devoted to stopping global warming. (...)...

8 Sep2010

Εφικτός ο στόχος των 100 δισ. δολαρίων


"Reachable the goal of the $100 billions per year" article by Laura Spyropoulou and Stavros Vlachos Adesmeytos Typos, Sept 8, 2010 BJORN LOMBORG Εφικτός ο στόχος των 100 δισ. δολαρίων Δανός οικονομολόγος BjornLomborg έγινε ευρύτερα γνωστός με το βιβλίο του «The Skeptical Environmentalist», που κυκλοφόρησε το 2001, προκαλώντας θύελλα αντιδράσεων στην επιστημονική κοινότητα. Εκεί ο Lomborgανέλυε πως η κινδυνολογία για την υποτιθέμενη κατάρρευση της οικολογικής ισορροπίας οδηγεί σε άσκοπες δαπάνες για το περιβάλλον, τη στιγμή που εκατομμύρια άνθρωποι χρειάζονται άμεση...

8 Sep2010

Lomborg interview with Zero Hora: Hora de pensar nas soluções

Published by Zero Hora

Zero Hora: Hora de pensar nas soluções Saiu na capa do jornal britânico The Guardian na semana passada: “A voz diver- gente das mudanças climáticas mudou de ideia”. Pouco depois, vários sites repercutiam a improvável notícia: em seu novo livro, o pesquisador dinamarquês Bjorn Lomborg, autor de alguns dos mais controversos livros da área, O Ambientalista Cético – Revelan- do a Real Situação do Mundo e Cool It – O Guia de Um Ambientalista Cético sobre o Aquecimento Global? e colunista do Nosso Mundo, defende que precisamos combater as mudanças climáticas. Em entrevista...

4 Aug2010

Lomborg in Newton

Published by Newton

Bjørn Lomborg Roma - Jacopo Prisco Bjørn Lomborg, danese, 45 anni, professore della Copenhagen Business School, ha le idee molto chiare sul riscaldamento globale. Ma sono in contrasto con quasi tutta la comunità scientifica: il suo libro del 2003, "L’ambientalista scettico", ha generato mille polemiche ed è finito nel mirino del Committee of Scientific Dishonesty, un organo del governo danese che supervisiona la correttezza della divulgazione scientifica. Inizialmente, Lomborg è stato accusato di pubblicazione di dati inesatti o manipolati, plagio e abuso del metodo statistico...

4 Aug2010

CNBC's What The Future... with Lomborg

Published by CNBC

Research Files: A Chat with Bjorn Lomborg Part 1 of 6 As part of our research for WTF! we interviewed some of the most influential thought leaders we could find. We met up with Bjorn Lomborg for lunch. Video, 6 part episode

4 Aug2010

Lomborg in FOCUS

Published by Focus

Auf die Erwarmung cool reagieren Der danische Umweltforscher Bjorn Lomborg warnt vor einer dramatisierung der Folgen des Klimawandels.

4 Aug2010

Lomborg interview in Joongang Ilbo

Published by Joongang Ilbo

Lomborg interview in Joongang Ilbo

3 Aug2010

KCRW interview, TO THE POINT

Published by KCRW Radio

China and a New Age of Energy WED JUL 21, 2010 Host: Warren Olney China Overtakes US in Energy Consumption (12:07PM) China has now become the world's biggest consumer of energy. Because of the recession, it overcame the US five years sooner than anybody expected. That means more competition for limited resources, more clout for countries the US doesn't like, and, in the short run, more environmental pollution. What will it mean for green technology, especially if the US continues to lead the way in research while China does the manufacturing? We look at the vast implications of what...

2 Aug2010

Lomborg in Le Figaro

Published by Le Figaro

Climat : l'avenir passe par les énergies vertes...

1 Jul2010

Lomborg on BBC: What's up with the Weather? June 28

Published by BBC

June 28 8:30pm BBC1 We’re told another barbecue summer and droughts are on the way - but do you really trust the predictions any more? Despite governments, scientists and campaigners telling us the world's climate is changing, increasing numbers of us simply don't believe in global warming. After one of the coldest winters on record and a vicious row about the science behind climate change, Panorama goes back to basics and asks what we really know about our climate and how it will affect us. Panorama reporter Tom Heap speaks to some of the world's leading scientists on both...