Lori Bennear discusses Shell’s exit from the Arctic for Knowledge @ Wharton

149310g_bennear004On the Knowledge @ Wharton podcast and Sirius XM radio broadcast, KIE Senior Fellow and Rethinking Regulation co-director Lori Bennear spoke with Wharton legal studies and business ethics professor Sarah E. Light on the topic of Shell Oil Company’s recent decision to stop exploratory activity off the shore of Alaska. Listen to the entire conversation now or read the article on the Knowledge @ Wharton site.

If Alaska is no longer in play and we’re just looking at the Gulf of Mexico, I expect there to be increasing pressure on the administration to open up more parts of the Atlantic.

— Lori Bennear, Associate Professor of Environmental Economics and Policy at the Nicholas School of the Environment