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TEDxWorldBankGroup - Kenneth Chomitz - Climate Change

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Uploaded on May 21, 2010

Kenneth Chomitz, Senior Adviser at the Independent Evaluation Group (IEG) of the World Bank, spoke about the climate change and its impact on the distruction of tropical rainforest.

Chomitzs work has focused on environmental economics, and particularly on global environmental issues. He is the author of "At Loggerheads? Agricultural Expansion, Poverty Reduction and Environment in the Tropical Forests," which was called far and away the best available treatment of the globally critical issue of tropical forest conservation by Conservation Biology.

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