The Bibliothèque Publique d’Information is inaugurating a new series of meetings offering an economic reading of social issues, with the economist Eloi Laurent as scientific advisor.

The “GIEC” report released this summer highlighted the catastrophic consequences of global warming on our lives. Can we reconcile our contemporary growth-based economies with the climate challenge?


With :

Dominique Méda, Professor of Sociology at the University of Paris Dauphine-PSL and at the College of World Studies (CEM), Inspector General of Social Affairs, President of the Veblen Institute.

Valérie Masson-Delmotte, paleoclimatologist, research director at the French Atomic Energy Commission (CEA), member of the “GIEC” (to be confirmed).

Philippe Quirion, economist, CNRS research director at the International Centre for Research on Environment and Development (Cired).

Moderated by Catherine André, journalist, deputy editor-in-chief of Alternatives Economiques.

Scientific advisor: Eloi Laurent, economist at the Observatoire français des conjonctures économiques (OFCE) at Sciences Po.


VENUE : Petite Salle, Centre Georges-Pompidou.






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