National Oct 19, 2017

Blue Planet Prize winners honored at Tokyo event

American environmental science professor Gretchen C. Daily and German climate researcher Hans J. Schellnhuber were honored in Tokyo on Wednesday after winning this year's Blue Planet Prize, awarded for contributions toward helping solve global environment problems. The winners, announced in June, and their spouses joined ...

National Jun 18, 2015

Economists Partha Dasgupta, Jeffrey Sachs win Blue Planet Prize

Economists Partha Dasgupta of the University of Cambridge and Jeffrey Sachs of Columbia University were awarded the 2015 international Blue Planet Prize by the Asahi Glass Foundation on Thursday. The foundation said Dasgupta was recognized for his contributions to integrating welfare economics and environmental economics. ...