Indur M. Goklany is an engineer, a science and technology analyst, and and co-editor of the Electronic Journal of Sustainable Development (www.ejsd.org). He is the author of numerous books and peer-reviewed papers on climate change, biodiversity and the relationship between economic growth and the environment.
Goklany has worked with federal and state governments, think tanks and the private sector for over 30 years, and written extensively on globalization and environmental issues including sustainable development, technological change, food and health. He has represented the United States at the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and in the negotiations that established the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. He was chief of the Technical Assessment Division of the National Commission on Air Quality and a consultant to the Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Policy, Planning, and Evaluation. He is the author of The Precautionary Principle and Clearing the Air: The Real Story of the War on Air Pollution.