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IHDP/Future Earth-Integrated Risk Governance Project Series

IHDP/Future Earth-Integrated Risk Governance Project Series

Series Editors: Shi, Peijun, Jaeger, Carlo

Jointly published with Beijing Normal University Press. Previously published as “IHDP-Integrated Risk Governance Project Series"

ISSN: 2363-4979

Professor Peijun Shi  

Shi Peijun
Executive vice-president of Beijing Normal University, Vice chairman of the Expert Committee of the National Disaster Reduction Commission of China, Member of OECD’s High Level Advisory Board on the Financial Management of Large-scale Catastrophes, Co-chair of the Integrated Risk Governance (IRG) Project under the International Human Dimensions Programme on Global Environmental Change (IHDP).
He received his Ph.D. degree in palaeogeography from Beijing Normal University and conducted postdoctoral research at the College of Natural Resources, University of California at Berkeley, USA.
Professor Shi’s research interests focus on natural disaster theories and risk governance. He has been in charge of more than 40 national or ministry level programs successively, has published nearly 200 papers, 15 monographs and has received more than 20 national and ministerial awards. Currently, he is undertaking a National Key Technologies R & D Program – Key Technologies and Demonstration of Integrated Risk Governance, and four other programs. He is also invited by the State Council to offer consultation for both the central and local government’s decision-making.

Carlo C. Jaeger  

Jaeger Carlo
Carlo C. Jaeger is the co-founder and chairman of the Global Climate Forum e.V., leading GCF’s Green Growth research process. He is a professor at Beijing Normal University (BNU), was a professor for Modelling Social Systems at Potsdam University in Germany and chair of the research domain ‘Transdisciplinary Concepts and Methods’ at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK).
Developing climate impact research guided by stakeholder dialogues and using mathematics as a tool to meet conceptual challenges is the focus of his work.
Carlo C. Jaeger is the co-chair of the IHDP-IRG Project, a member of the Scientific and Technical Council of the International Risk Governance Council and has served on the boards of various scientific organizations. He was a professor at the University of Darmstadt and Head of the Human Ecology Department at the Swiss Federal Institute for Environmental Science and Technology. He holds degrees in economics (Ph.D., Frankfurt University, Germany), sociology (diploma, University of Berne, Switzerland), and human ecology (habilitation, ETH Zurich, Switzerland) and has worked extensively on the interactions between technological progress and environmental problems, in particular the role of information technologies in urban development.
He has considerable research experience in the field of risk research and stakeholder dialogue. His current research interests focus on the positive impact of climate policy on prosperity and growth and on the role of financial markets in managing climate change.

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