James Gustave Speth

James Gustave Speth is the Carl W. Knobloch Jr. Dean of the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and the Sara Shallenberger Brown Professorin the Practice of Environmental Policy at Yale University. His recent publications include The Bridge at the Edge of the World: Capitalism, the Environment, and Crossing from Crisis to Sustainability (2008) and Red Sky at Morning: America and the Crisis of the Global Environment (2005). He has been awarded the National Wildlife Federation’s Resources Defense Award,the Natural Resources Council of America’s Barbara Swain Award of Honor, a Special Recognition Award from the Society for International Development, the Lifetime Achievement Award of the Environmental Law Institute, and the Blue Planet Prize.