#Economics, #climate change and #farming – time to get it right: An interview with Prof Felix Fitzroy

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For too long most economists have generally got climate change and farming wrong argues Felix Fitzroy, emeritus professor of economics at the University of St Andrews. In this short interview he explains how he became interested in the connections, the shortcomings of much analysis, the threats and opportunities to address the environmental impacts of farming on climate change and some policy changes needed to do so.

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About geofftansey

I curate the Food Systems Academy, a free, on-line, open education resource to transform our food systems. I am also a member of the Food Ethics Council and chaired the Fabian Commission on Food and Poverty, which reported in 2015.
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2 Responses to #Economics, #climate change and #farming – time to get it right: An interview with Prof Felix Fitzroy

  1. This is a fascinating interview, particularly the emphasis on agriculture as a tool to combat climate change. I will have to look up the book. Thank you for the post.

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