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India's Air Pollution is so Bad it's Reducing Life Expectancy by 3.2 Years

February 24, 2015

[Vox ]..."The loss of more than two billion life years is a substantial price to pay for air pollution," Rohini Pande, director of Harvard Kennedy School's Evidence for Policy Design and a co-author of the study, said in a statement. "It is in India’s power to change this in cost effective ways that allow hundreds of millions of its citizens to live longer, healthier, and more productive lives."

Support for Seven from President’s Climate Fund

February 11, 2015

[Harvard Gazette ] "Seven research projects aimed at confronting the challenge of climate change using the levers of law, policy, and economics, as well as public health and science, have been awarded grants in the inaugural year of President Drew Faust’s Climate Change Solutions Fund." Of the seven awarded, three were HEEP fellows: Rohini Pande, Jisung Park, and James Stock.

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HEEP is a university-wide initiative addressing today's complex environmental challenges and is based in the Harvard Kennedy School’s Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government. Learn more by reading director Robert Stavins' welcome message.

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