Dr. Shahzeen Attari

Part 3: Dr. Shahzeen Attari at the Garrison Institute, May 2010

Dr. Shahzeen Attari discusses public preferences related to regulation and begins by considering the social dilemma of conservation as an instance of what Hardin termed a ‘tragedy of the commons’ problem. She discusses public views on government regulations, including hard and soft regulations, as well as voluntary action as an alternative. Presented at the Garrison Institute’s Climate, Buildings and Behavior Symposium, May 2010.