Updated: 11 Sept 2020
All my 2020 publications, after the break …
Pielke, Roger, Catastrophes of the 21st Century (July 25, 2020). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=papers.cfm?abstract_id=3660542
Burgess, M. G., Langendorf, R. E., Ippolito, T., & Pielke, R., Jr. (2020, July 9). Optimistically biased economic growth forecasts and negatively skewed annual variation. https://doi.org/10.31235/osf.io/vndqr
Pielke, Jr., R. 2021 (in press). Economic “Normalization” of Disaster Losses 1998-2020: A Literature Review and Assessment, Environmental Hazards. (Twitter thread)
Saltelli, A., et al. (2020). Five ways to ensure that models serve society: a manifesto. Nature.
Pielke, R. and Ritchie, J., Systemic Misuse of Scenarios in Climate Research and Assessment (April 21, 2020). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3581777 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3581777
Burgess, M. G., J. Ritchie, J. Shapland, and R. Pielke, Jr. 2020. “IPCC Baseline Scenarios Over-project CO2 Emissions and Economic Growth.” SocArXiv. February 18. doi:10.31235/osf.io/ahsxw.
Commentary and Opinion
Pielke, Jr., R. 2020. Caster Semenya Case Exposes Design Flaws in International Sports Governance, Asser International Sports Law Blog, 10 September.
Pielke, Jr. R. 2020. The Mudfight Over ‘Wild-Ass’ Covid Numbers Is Pathological, WIRED, 22 April.
Pielke, Jr. R. 2020. Fealty Trumps Truth, 19 April.
Pielke, Jr., R. 2020. Did the Trump Administration Delay the WHO Emergency Declaration? 15 April.
Pielke, Jr. R. 2020. Eight Weeks Behind: Clarifying the Early U.S. Coronavirus Testing Failure, 13 April.
Pielke, Jr., R. 2020. Why Isn’t the White House Using the Nation’s Pandemic Experts? Slate, 10 April.
Forbes Energy Columns
Pielke, Jr., R. 2020. How Billionaires Tom Steyer And Michael Bloomberg Corrupted Climate Science, Forbes, 2 January.
Pielke, Jr., R. 2020. Three Rules for Accepting “Event Attribution” Studies, Forbes, 6 January.
Pielke, Jr. R. 2020. The Inconvenient Facts on Australian Bushfires, Forbes, 14 January.
Pielke, Jr. R. 2020. The Best News on Climate You’ve Never Heard, Forbes, 18 January.
Pielke, Jr. R. 2020. Why You Can’t Trust The Insurance Industry’s Secret Science On Climate Catastrophes, Forbes, 25 January.
Pielke, Jr. R. 2020. Understanding the Great Climate Science Scenario Debate, Forbes, 3 February.
Pielke, Jr., R. 2020. How Academic ‘Blacklists’ Impede Serious Work On Climate Science, Forbes, 9 February.
Pielke, Jr. R. 2020. Good News And Bad News As Carbon Dioxide Emissions Grow More Slowly Than Models Predict, Forbes, 18 February.
Forbes Sports Columns
Pielke, Jr. R. 2020. On Par With Doping: The First Person To Miss The Olympics For Wearing The Wrong Shoes, Forbes, 21 January.
Pielke, Jr., R. 2020. The Decline of Football is Real and It’s Accelerating, Forbes, 25 January.
Pielke, Jr., R. 2020. How Universities Are Changing Their Approach To Recruiting Student Athletes With Troubled Pasts, Forbes, 11 February.
Canceled due to Coronavirus