Global Economy And Environmental Policy

GUESTS: Sharon Buccino Senior Attorney Natural Resources Defense Council Washington, DC Hilary French Vice President for Research Worldwatch Institute Washington, DC Stephan Schwartzman Senior Scientist Environmental Defense Fund Washington, DC Jack Robinson President Winslow Management Corporation Boston, Massachusetts The news has been filled with stories of countries in monetary trouble. When their economies go bad, do natural resources suffer too? In this hour, we'll take a look at potential environmental effects of the economic crisis and anti-environmental riders in the pending appropriations bills.



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