Oran Young

Oran Young is Research Professor of Environmental Policy and Institutions at the Bren School of Environmental Science and Management at the University of California, Santa Barbara. In addition to his theoretical work on environmental governance, he has long engaged in applied work on the polar regions, the oceans, and climate change. He has followed Arctic affairs since the 1970s and writes regularly on the policy implications of the transformative changes now occurring in the Arctic. His new book is entitled On Environmental Governance: Sustainability, Efficiency, and Equity (2012).