Podcast: Advancing Sustainable Solutions
The International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics (IIIEE) is an interdisciplinary research and education institute located in Lund, Sweden with activities focusing on the transition to low-carbon and resource efficient economies.
In this podcast, we will share ongoing research and activities through engaging conversation that is relatable and applicable to our daily lives.
In essence, we wish to support listeners in their journey towards sustainability. Look for a new episode monthly!
Check out the latest episode Flying Free in the New Year:
There is growing urgency within the academic, political and public spheres to reduce carbon dioxide emissions in order to lessen or mitigate the impacts of climate change. To do so, many online are voicing their commitments by making a New Year’s Resolution to reduce their flying or to not fly at all in 2019. In this episode, we explore the reasons why many are making this New Year’s Resolution and provide suggestions to support those who wish to make similar pledges. In addition, we interview Jonas Sonnenschein, a PhD researcher who shares his findings about effective policy approaches from the field of behavioural economics. He shares his personal commitments, provides relevant policy suggestions, and asks all of us to consider the commitments that we can make to fly less.
If you want to read more about Jonas' work, his most recent publication, together with Nora Smedby, is available open access here.
Podcast Episode # 5: Flying Free in the New Year
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The opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the IIIEE.