University of Toronto Mississauga •
Department of Geography • Fall 2015
SSM2020H: SUSTAINABILITY ETHICS
Background of the
Fuel Divestment on Wikipedia (provided for its links)
McKibben, Bill. 2013. "The
Case for Fossil Fuel Divestment." Rolling Stone (February
Dickinson, Tim. 2015. "The
Logic of Divestment." Rolling Stone (January 14): 31-35.
Tillmann T, Currie J, Wardrope A, McCoy D.
Fossil fuel companies
and climate change: the case for divestment. BMJ.
Howard, Emma. 2015. "A
beginner's guide to fossil fuel divestment." The Guardian
Impax Asset Management. 2013.
Beyond Fossil Fuels: The Investment Case for Fossil Fuel Divestment.
Divest London. 2015.
The Case for Fossil Fuel Divestment: City Hall and the LPFA.
Briefing for the London Assembly Labour Group (January).
An Taisce (National Trust for Ireland). 2015.
The Case for Fossil Fuel Divestment (February).
written by graduate philosophy student Georges A. Lenferna.
Sulston, John. 2015. "The
Wellcome Trust's polite business chats won't save the Earth." The
Guardian (April 8).
Rusbridger, Alan. 2015. "The
Argument for Divesting from Fossil Fuels is Becoming Overwhelming."
The Guardian (March 16).
Rubin, Jeff. 2015. "U
of T should divest from fossil fuels." Toronto Star
Hale, Ilona, David Hale, Courtney Howard, and Warren Bell. 2014. "Time
to divest from the fossil-fuel industry." CMAJ: Canadian Medical
Association Journal. 186.12 (Sept. 2): 960.
Brooks, Mark. 2013. "Banking
on Divestment." Alternatives Journal 39 (6): 48.
Horton, Richard. 2015. "Offline:
The thermodynamics of morality." Lancet 385 (9977): 1494.
Lederer, Katy. 2015. "Defunding
Climate Change." New Yorker (October 2).
Moore, Kathleen Dean. 2015. "Executive
Deception: Four Fallacies About Divestment, and One Big Mistake."
Chronicle of Higher Education (October 18).
Fossil Fuel Divestment.
Tucker, Bronwen. 2018. "Canadian
Universities Are Way Behind on Fossil Fuel Divestment." Vice
McKibben, Bill. 2019. "Money
Is the Oxygen on Which the Fire of Global Warming Burns." The New
Yorker (September 17).
Stop the Money Pipeline
Environmentalists against divestment
Stavins, Robert N. 2014. "Divestment
Is No Substitute for Real Action on Climate Change." Environment
360 (March 20).
Hulme, Mike. 2015. "Why
Fossil Fuel Divestment is a Misguided Tactic." The Guardian
Activist investors against (broad) divestment
Farrar, Jeremy. 2015. "Fossil-fuel
Divestment is not the Way to Reduce Carbon Emissions." The
Guardian (March 25).
Devinney, Timothy. 2015. "The
Argument against Fossil Fuel Divestment." IR Magazine (May
Hendey, Eric. 2012. "Does
Divestment Work?" Harvard Political Review (October 2).
(Generally) Pro fossil fuels
(Independent Petroleum Association of America)
- Fischel, Daniel R. 2015.
Fossil Fuel Divestment: A Costly and Ineffective Investment Strategy.
- Fischel, Daniel R., Christopher R. Fiore and Todd D. Kendall. 2017.
Fossil Fuel Divestment and Public Pension Funds. Compass Lexicon.
- Cornell, Bradford. 2015.
The Divestment Penalty: Estimating the Costs of Fossil Fuel Divestment
to Select University Endowments. Independent Petroleum
Association of America.
Nachmany, Eli. 2015. "Opinion:
Why I'm Against NYU Fossil Fuel Divestment." Break Energy
--- (mattd). 2014. "Divestment
Campaign: More Symbolism over Substance." Oil Sands Fact Check
Harries, Rob. 2014. "Fossil
Free UK: Divesting from Reality." Spiked! (September 18).
Driessen, Paul. 2015. "The
Ethics and Realities of Divestment." Townhall.com (February 14).
Driessen, Paul. 2017. "Life
in a Fossil-fuel-free Utopia. Life without oil, natural gas and coal
would most likely be nasty, brutish and short." What's Up with
That? (August 13).
Holland, Patrick. 2015. "Fossil
Fuel Divestment Movement Fails Students and the Environment." E21
- 2013. "Don't
Leave it in the Ground."
- 2013. "Don't
Divest, Educate - An Open Letter to American Universities." Center
for Industrial Progress (June 5).
- 2014. "9
Graphs That Prove Using Fossil Fuels Hasn't Harmed the Planet."
Daily Caller (November 13).
- 2015. "How
Opposition To Fossil Fuels Hurts The Poor Most Of All." Forbes
- 2015. "The
Moral Case for Investing, not Divesting, in Fossil Fuels." Forbes
Gapper, John. 2015. "Fossil
Fuel Campaigners Play Charades." Financial Times (April 15).
McArdle, Megan. 2014. "College
Students Can't Defeat Big Oil." Bloomberg View (September
Jacoby, Jeff. 2015. "A
Valentine for Fossil Fuels." Boston Globe (February 11).
Peterson, Rachel. 2015.
Divestment: The Illiberal Movement To Turn A Generation Against Fossil
Fuels. National Association of Scholars.
Desrochers, Pierre and Hiroko Shimizu. 2016.
Air on the Wrong Target? A Critique of the Fossil Fuel Divestment
Movement in Higher Education, Frontier Centre for Public Policy
Zycher, Benjamin. 2017. "Other
People's Money: The Immorality Of The Fossil-Fuel Divestment Campaign."
Investor's Business Daily (June 21).
American Fuels and Petrochemical Manufacturers.
Keep it Grounded in Fact.
The Connection Between "Keep It in the Ground" and the "Green New Deal."
(December 17, 2018).