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.

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