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The Chairman of the Air Resources Board is pleased to announce specially invited guests
to speak on topical environmental subjects involving air pollution and global warming.




Photo of Dr. Richard Morgenstern

Estimating the Costs and Benefits of Regulations: Lessons Learned from the Past 30 Years

Richard D. Morgenstern, Ph.D., Resources For the Future (RFF)

March 14, 2014


Video and Interview

Photo of Dr. Alex Hall

Climate Change and Los Angeles: A Close-up View of the Future

Alex Hall, Ph.D., Professor, University of California, Los Angeles

October 23, 2013


Photo of Dr. Matthew E. Kahn

Climate Change: Its Impact on California’s Cities and Economy

Matthew E. Kahn, Ph.D., Professor, University of California, Los Angeles, and author of Climatopolis:  How Our Cities Will Thrive in the Hotter Future

August 13, 2013



Photo of Dr. Ramanathan and Dr. Russell

Black Carbon Reductions in California and its Implications for Regional and Global Climate Change Mitigation

Veerabhadran Ramanathan, Ph.D. and Lynn M. Russell, Ph.D., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego.

July 23, 2013


Photo of David L. Greene, Ph.D.

Low Carbon Transportation: A Crucial Link to Economic and National Security

David L. Greene, Ph.D., Senior Fellow, Howard H. Baker, Jr. Center for Public Policy, University of Tennessee and Corporate Fellow, Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

September 4, 2012


Photo of Richard Jackson, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.A.P.

We Are What We Eat and Breathe, and Build:
Preventing Chronic Diseases and Protecting the Environment by Building Healthy Communities

Richard Jackson, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.A.P., Professor and Chair of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health at UCLA.

July 11, 2012


Photo of Dr. Jane C.S. Long

California's Energy Future: The View to 2050

Jane C.S. Long, Ph.D., Associate Director at Large, and Fellow, Center for Global Security Research, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.

July 15, 2011



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