The overarching question imparting urgency to this exploration is: Can U.S.-Russian contention in cyberspace cause the two nuclear superpowers to stumble into war? In considering this question we were constantly reminded of recent comments by a prominent U.S. arms control expert: At least as dangerous as the risk of an actual cyberattack, he observed, is cyber operations’ “blurring of the line between peace and war.” Or, as Nye wrote, “in the cyber realm, the difference between a weapon and a non-weapon may come down to a single line of code, or simply the intent of a computer program’s user.”
Speaker: Nathaniel Keohane, Senior Vice President for Climate, Environmental Defense Fund
The Harvard Project on Climate Agreements will host Nat Keohane, Senior Vice President for Climate at the Environmental Defense Fund. HPCA Director, Robert Stavins, will engage Nat in conversation focusing on the topic, "The Path Ahead for Climate Change Policy" where they will discuss what comes next for climate policy both in the United States and abroad. This webinar is a part of the Harvard Project on Climate Agreements: Conversations on Climate Change and Energy Policy series.