Peter Barnes, who co-founded Working Assets Money Fund, and subsequently served as president of Working Assets Long Distance, was named Socially Responsible Entrepreneur of the Year for Northern California in 1995.
His previous books include Who Owns the Sky?: Our Common Assets and The Future of Capitalism.
Barnes will discuss and sign his new book Climate Solutions: A Citizen's Guide-What Works, What Doesn't, and Why- Tattered Cover
Peter Barnes is the co-founder and former president of Working Assets Long Distance. In 1995, he was named Socially Responsible Entrepreneur of the Year for Northern California.
He is the author of Who Owns the Sky? and Pawns: The Plight of the Citizen-Soldier, and has written for Newsweek, the New Republic, the New York Times, and many other publications.
Working Assets founder Peter Barnes discusses the root of the carbon emissions problem: a market failure in establishing the cost of air pollution and a government failure in subsidizing the "very behavior that we need to be stopping."