Serve to Lead Podcast with Dan Esty

In this wide-ranging discussion with host James Strock, Esty discusses his new book, A Better Planet: Forty Big Ideas for a Sustainable Future. He reflects on the breakdown of the historic bipartisan consensus in American environmental politics, and offers ideas for going forward. Esty also discusses the changing nature of 21st century environmental leadership, and the arc of his career as an educator.


Podcast: Resources Radio - 40 Big Ideas for a Sustainable Future, with Daniel Esty


This week, host Daniel Raimi talks with Daniel Esty, a professor of environmental law at Yale University and a board member at RFF. Esty talks about a book he recently edited, A Better Planet: Forty Big Ideas for a Sustainable Future, which asks environmental leaders from diverse backgrounds to offer their best ideas for resolving our climate challenges. Reflecting on best practices from history and envisioning novel ideas for the future, Esty describes how a wide range of solutions—from innovation in clean energy to carbon pricing—is needed.