Thomas L. BREWER

Senior Fellow, International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development

Thomas L. Brewer is a Senior Fellow at the International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development (ICTSD) in Geneva; he is also Convener of the E15 group on Measures to Address Climate Change and the Trade System, as well as member of the E15 group on Global Trade and Investment  Architecture. His current research focuses on the intersections of climate change issues with international trade issues. He has developed a proposal for an Arctic Black Carbon (ABC) agreement, which is discussed in an ICTSD policy paper and in an associated blog and article for ICTSD. He is the author of The United States in a Warming World: The Political Economy of Government, Business and Public Responses to Climate Change (Cambridge University Press, 2014), and he has published articles in the refereed journals Climate Policy and Energy Policy, as well as chapters in books published by the Brookings Institution and Oxford University Press. He was a Lead Author of the chapter on International Cooperation in the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report volume, Mitigation of Climate Change (Cambridge University Press, 2014). He has twice been a Visiting Senior Research Fellow at Oxford University, and he has been a Schöller Foundation Senior Research Fellow at Friedrich-Alexander University in Nuremberg, Germany. He has been a consultant to the World Bank, OECD and UNCTAD. He is an emeritus faculty member of Georgetown University in Washington, DC.

Thomas L. BREWER is speaking at the following session