21st Century Economy: Protecting the Financial System from Risks Associated with Climate Change
THE COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS will meet REMOTELY to conduct a hearing entitled, “21st Century Economy: Protecting the Financial System from Risks Associated with Climate Change.” The witnesses will be: Mr. Gregory Gelzinis, Associate Director for Economic Policy, Center for American Progress; Dr. Nathaniel Keohane, Senior Vice President, Climate, Environmental Defense Fund; Ms. Marilyn Waite, Climate and Clean Energy Finance Program Officer, The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation; Dr. John Cochrane, Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University; and Dr. Benjamin Zycher, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute
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- Chairman Sherrod Brown (D - Ohio)
Associate Director for Economic PolicyCenter for American Progress
Senior Vice PresidentClimate, Environmental Defense Fund
Climate and Clean Energy Finance Program OfficerThe William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
Senior FellowHoover Institution, Stanford University
Resident ScholarAmerican Enterprise Institute