2018 Nobel in Economics Is 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 Univeristy. ‹‹read more››

Now accepting applications for three new postdoctoral positions

13 September 2018

The Earth and Environmental Systems Institute (EESI) is currently accepting applications for three new postdoctoral scholar positions. ‹‹read more››

'Managing Risk in a Changing Climate' nominated for two regional Emmy awards

16 August 2018

The SCRiM and WPSU film, ‘Managing Risk in a Changing Climate’, has been nominated for two 2018 Mid-Atlantic Emmy awards. The awards will be presented on Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Philadelphia Marriott. ‹‹read more››

Climate change and extreme weather challenge communities to be resilient

5 October 2017

Flooding in Texas and again in Louisiana, a category 5 hurricane in the Atlantic hammering Caribbean islands and Florida and, of course, memories of Sandy and Katrina place extreme weather events like hurricanes and the flooding, storm surge and winds that accompany them in the minds of people in the storms’ paths, but also forefront in the minds of administrators, first responders, government officials and city planners. ‹‹read more››