“The funniest papers in the history of economics”
Check out my latest video, filmed at the Humor Session at the Jan 2016 annual meeting of the American Economic Association. (For more info see my collection of funny economics articles or the Virtual Specialized Issue of Economic Inquiry.) All together my videos have over 1 million hits on YouTube.
+ Sep 27, 2017 Tucson AZ Global Conference on Environmental Taxation I'll be doing comedy (and talking seriously about carbon taxes) at the 18th Global Conference on Environmental Taxation at the University of Arizona.The conference is Sept 27-29, I'm not sure when my talk(s) will be. Email me ASAP if you want to piggy-back a comedy talk at your school or corporate event while I'm in town! + Oct 2, 2017 Puyallup WA Pierce College I'll be doing a comedy and carbon tax talk at Pierce College in Puyallup on M Oct 2, tentatively from 11-12 in the Connection Cafe. Email me for details! + Oct 14, 2017 San Jose CA San Jose Public Library I'll be doing a comedy-and-carbon-tax talk on Sat Oct 14 at 4pm at a Community Climate Cafe at the Alum Rock branch of the San Jose Public Library. Details here, with more about the whole series here. + Oct 24, 2017 Beloit WI Beloit College On T Oct 24 I'll be at Beloit College in Beloit WI to give a 7pm comedy-and-carbon-tax talk on "Comedy, Economics, and Climate Change (or How Climate Action Turned Me Into a Republican)". Free and open to the public! + Oct 25, 2017 Madison WI UW Madison (part 1) On W Oct 25 from 1:00 – 2:15 PM I'll be giving a talk about the economics of carbon taxes and the I-732 campaign at the UW-Madison Biotech Center Auditorium (425 Henry Mall). Free and open to the public! Sponsored by the Wisconsin Energy Institute, by Resource Energy Demand Analysis, and by the Nelson Institute for Energy Analysis and Policy. + Oct 25, 2017 Madison WI UW Madison (part 2) On W Oct 25 from 5-7pm I'll be giving a talk for the UW econ department students, faculty, and staff, at DeJope Residence Hall, the Lake Mendota Room, 640 Elm Drive. "We are currently planning your talk from 5:30 – 6:30 pm, with light hors d'oeuvre and drinks before and after." Please RSVP here. + Oct 26, 2017 Monona Grove WI Monona Grove High School I'll be visiting Mr Brian Jefferson and students at Monona Grove High School on Th morning Oct 26 as part of the free shows I try to do for public high schools etc!
My new Cartoon Climate book!