Accepting Applications: 7th Annual Summer School on Sustainable Climate Risk Management

15 April 2019

The Summer School application review is underway, though we still welcome new applications from advanced graduate students, postdocs, and early career professionals in the decisionmaking and policy communities who are working on issues related to climate risk. Applicantions submitted after May 4 may not receive full consideration. ‹‹read more››

Menominee Nation confronts the challenge of climate change

9 January 2019

A new article in Orion Magazine explores how the Menominee Nation is facing the threats of climate change to its forest and way of life. A Penn State-led research team has been working with the College of Menominee Nation’s Sustainable Development Institute to incorporate indigenous knowledge and values into modeling systems that seek to analyze potential strategies for managing their forests in a warming climate. ‹‹read more››

2018 Nobel in Economics Awarded to William Nordhaus and Paul Romer

8 October 2018

William Nordhaus, SCRiM Network lead researcher, is awarded 2018 Nobel Prize in Economics for “for integrating climate change into long-run macroeconomic analysis.” Professor Nordhaus shares this prize with Paul Romer, New York University. ‹‹read more››