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Climate Cooperation Among Nations

Scholars and policy specialists from the U.S. and Canada convened at UCLA on March 31 for a symposium about the benefits and challenges involved in the linkage of California and Quebec‘s cap and trade programs.


The Financial Implications of Going Green

The Institute’s Corporate Partners Program, in collaboration with the UCLA Anderson School of Management’s Fink Center for Finance & Investments, hosted a symposium on the economics of environmental corporate practices on Jan. 16 at Korn Convocation Hall.


Companies criticised for ‘green washing’ products

Charles Corbett, professor of operations and environmental management at the Anderson School of Management and IoES, was quoted in a New Zealand Herald article about the eco-labeling of consumer goods.


Wal-Mart’s green hat

An LA Times Op-Ed opined that the company gets that a smaller carbon footprint is good for business.


Which is the right approach for you? LCA or Supply Chain Assessment?

Deloitte & Touche, the largest professional services organization in the world, and UCLA’s Institute of the Environment and Sustainability welcomed more than 20 corporate executives to a co-sponsored forum on sustainability on March 14, 2011 at the UCLA Faculty Center.