James Gustave Speth

Vermont Law School

Bio

James Gustave Speth is a professor at Vermont Law School and former dean at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, where he also taught classes in the practice of environmental policy and sustainable development. His long and varied career has included service at the UN and on U.S. environmental task forces. He is also the founder of an environmental NGO.

Featured Work

Red Sky at Morning: America and the Crisis of the Global Environmentby James Gustave Speth

APR 22, 2004 Podcast

Red Sky at Morning: America and the Crisis of the Global Environment

Environmental lawyer James Speth recommends steps towards sustainability ranging from creating a world environmental organization with the power to make treaties with teeth, to encouraging ...