Why we should fear the worst when fighting climate change
I read a lot of economics papers, but I don’t often read economics papers that make me think, “this changes everything”. But Martin Weitzman wrote one. I still remember exactly where I was when I read it. Even for a nerd like me, that’s not normal.
Professor Weitzman took his own life in late August. He was 77 and had reportedly been worried that he was losing his mental sharpness.