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March 14, 2011 Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building

Buying Low, Flying High: carbon offsets and partial compliance

Buying Low, Flying High: carbon offsets and partial compliance

Philosophy@LSE| public lecture

Date: Monday 14 March 2011 
Time: 6-7.30pm
Venue:  Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building
Speaker: Dr Kai Spiekermann

Many airlines allow their customers to ‘offset’ the emissions caused by flying. Is it permissible to fly purely for pleasure as long as we buy carbon offsets?

Kai Spiekermann is lecturer in political philosophy at LSE’s Department of Government.

This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis. For any queries email j.cardinale@lse.ac.uk| or call 020 7955 7539.

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