James Gustave Speth

Capitalism, the Environment, and Crossing from Crisis to Sustainability
James Gustave Speth
Dean of the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Yale University

Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Yale Professor James Gustav Speth for a discussion of his career in the environmental movement. Professor Speth traces his changing perspective on the appropriate response to the environmental crisis. Concluding that only a radical transformation of capitalism will save the planet for future generations, he outlines the changes in consciousness and in the political agenda that will be required.