An economist focused on the relationship between economics and the environment will speak Wednesday evening at the University of Charleston.
Eban Goodstein, director of the Bard Center for Environmental Policy and founding director of Bard's new MBA program in sustainability, will speak at UC's Erma Byrd Gallery from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
He is the author of a college textbook, "Economics and the Environment," and "The Trade-off Myth: Fact and Fiction about Jobs and the Environment," among other books and articles.
Goodstein is the fouknder of the Green House Network, an organization dedicated to supporting the clean energy movement.
The event is free and open to the public.For more information, go to www.ucwv.edu/speakerseries or call the UC communications office at 304-357-4716.