Category Archives: Global Warming

Economic Renewal, Energy, and Blame for the Housing Bubble (Book Reviews)

The October 27 issue of The New York Review of Books is on newsstands, with three in-depth review-articles on the economy by Stanley Hoffmann, by William D. Nordhaus, and by Jeff Madrick and Frank Portnoy (full access to some articles is blocked by a subscribers-only paywall).

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Global Warming—The Basics

Up-to-date figures from the Goddard Institute for Space Sciences at NASA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and the Department of Energy (DOE) show a strong rise in surface air temperatures over the last two decades, and a continuing steady increase in atmospheric CO2 since 1800.

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