China, the Olympics, and the Environment


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Tue, 08/12/2008 - 5:00pm

Barbara and Corrina
Barbara Bernstein and Corrina 


Today, host Barbara Bernstein (The Media Project) covers the Olympics from the point of view of the environment.  What was China like last year, what is it like right now, and what will it likely look like a year from now?

Helping guide the discussion are two distinguished guests.  First up is Elizabeth Economy, author of The River Runs Black: The Environmental Challenge to China's Future

Next up is Erik Leaver, a Research Fellow at Foreign Policy In Focus.

Of course, both guests entertain questions from the listening public.



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