Edward B. Barbier


Edward B. Barbier is a Professor in the Department of Economics, Colorado State University and a Senior Scholar in the School of Global Environmental Sustainability. His main expertise is natural resource and development economics. He has served as a consultant and policy analyst for national, international agencies, including many UN organizations, the OECD and the World Bank.

Blog posts by Edward B. Barbier

Businesses, investors, and insurers are requiring better quantitative assessments of their exposure to climate risks and their impact on climate change. They are incorporating these assessments in their day-to-day management and long-term investment decisions. Already, there are efforts to develop international guidelines, common policies and...