Speakers: Peter Schlosser (What Does the the 5th Assessment Report Tell Us?), Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Columbia University; Deputy Director and Director of Research, The Earth Institute at Columbia University. Robert Kopp (Local and Global Impacts of Extreme Weather), Assistant Professor, Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, Rutgers University; Associate Director, Rutgers Energy Institute. Wolfram Schlenker (Effects of Weather Change on Agricultural, Food Production & the Developing World), Associate Professor, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University. SCEPA's Economics of Climate Change project, led by New School Professor of Economics Willi Semmler, is generously supported by the Fritz Thyssen Foundation and the German Research Foundation (DFG).