David G. Victor

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David G. Victor is the director of the Laboratory on International Law and Regulation at the University of California, San Diego, where he co-leads the university’s Deep Decarbonization Initiative. Those efforts are funded from a variety of sources, including The Electric Power Research Institute and The Sloan Foundation. He is also a co-chairman of the Cross-Brookings Initiative on Energy and Climate.

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Making Deep Decarbonization a Reality

As the United Nations’ annual climate conference in Madrid limped to a close, it has become clear that climate summits are stuck in a rut. The job of cutting global emissions is actually getting harder, and not just because the planet keeps warming. Like many of the people in the…