GuriBang

Guri Bang

Research Director

Background

• Ph.D. in political science, University of Oslo, 1994.
• Senior Research Fellow, CICERO (Center for International Climate and Environmental Research – Oslo), 2003 – present.
• Brookings Institution, USA, Visiting research fellow, November 2012
• American University, USA, School of International Service, Scholar-in-residence, Jan-Feb. 2011
• University of Maryland, USA, Department of Government and Politics, Visiting Research Fellow, 2006– 2007
• University of Oslo, Department of Political Science and CICERO,
Ph.D student, 1997 –2003
• North Carolina State University, USA, Department of Political Science and Public Administration, Visiting Research Fellow, 2000
• Research Council of Norway, Short-term engagement (8 months), Conference secretary and proceedings editor for the international research conference “The Brundtland Commission’s Report 10 Years, March – October 1997
• CICERO (Center for International Climate and Environmental Research – Oslo)
Research assistant, June 1995 – December 1996

Current research

U.S Energy and Climate Policy, International Negotiations, Comparative Energy Politics

Professional service

• Editorial board member, Climate Policy, 2012 - present.
• Member of the Norwegian Delegation to the UNFCCC’s 16th Conference of the Parties, Cancun, December 2010.
• Member of the Norwegian Delegation to the UNFCCC’s 15th Conference of the Parties, Copenhagen, December 2009.
• Steering Committee Member, MILEN, the University of Oslo’s Interfaculty research area on environmental change and sustainable energy, 2010 - 2013.
• Committee Member, Oslo Center for Interdisciplinary Environmental and Social Science Research’s Academic Steering Committee, 2009-2013
• Board member, Nordic International Studies Association (NISA), August 2008 - 2013.
• Editorial board member, KLIMA Magazine, June 2008 - 2011.

CV

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Ongoing CICERO projects


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Journal Articles

2014

Gullberg, Anne Therese and Guri Bang, 2014. Look to Sweden: The Making of a New Renewable Energy Support Scheme in Norway. Scandinavian Political Studies, (In Press).
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Skodvin, Tora and Guri Bang, 2014. Nasjonale drivkrefter i USAs klimapolitikk. Internasjonal Politikk, 72 (2): pp. 199-223.
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2013

Skjæseth, Jon Birger, Guri Bang and Miranda A. Schreurs, 2013. Explaining growing climate policy differences between the European Union and the United States. Global Environmental Politics, 13 (4): pp. 61-80.
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2012

Bang, Guri, Jon Hovi and Detlef F. Sprinz, 2012. US presidents and the failure to ratify multilateral environmental agreements. Climate Policy, 12 (6): pp. 755-763.
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Hovi, Jon, Detlef F. Sprinz and Guri Bang, 2012. Why the United States Did not Become a Party to the Kyoto Protocol: German, Norwegian and U.S. Perspectives. European Journal of International Relations, 18 (1): pp. 129-150.
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2011

Bang, Guri, 2011. Signed but not ratified: Limits to US participation in international environmental agreements. Review of Policy Research, 28 (1): pp. 65-81.
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2010

Bang, Guri, 2010. Energy security and climate change concerns:Triggers for energy policy change in the United States?. Energy Policy, 38 (4): pp. 1645-1653.
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2007

Bang, Guri, Camilla Bretteville Froyn, Jon Hovi and Fredric C. Menz, 2007. The United States and International Climate Cooperation: International 'Pull' versus Domestic 'Push'. Energy Policy, 35 (2): pp. 1282-1291.
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Hovi, Jon, Camilla Bretteville Froyn and Guri Bang, 2007. Enforcing the Kyoto Protocol: Can Punitive Consequences Restore Compliance?. Review of International Studies, 33 (3 (July)): pp. 435-449.
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2005

Bang, Guri, Andreas Tjernshaugen and Steinar Andresen, 2005. Future U.S. Climate Policy: International Re-engagement?. International Studies Perspectives, 6: pp. 285-303.
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Næss, Lars Otto, Guri Bang, Siri E H Eriksen and Jonas Vevatne, 2005. Institutional adaptation to climate change: flood responses at the municipal level in Norway. Global Environmental Change, 15 (2): pp. 125-138.
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Book Sections

2010

Bang, Guri and Miranda Schreurs, 2010. A Green New Deal: Framing U.S. Climate Leadership. In: Würzel, Ruediger and James M. Conelly (eds.), The European Union as a Leader in International Climate Change Politics. UACES Contemporary European Studies. Routledge. London and New York. 235-251 pp.
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2007

Bang, Guri, Jonas Vevatne and Michelle Twena, 2007. Meeting Kyoto Commitments: European Union Influence on Norway and Germany. In: Harris, Paul G. (ed.), Europe and Global Climate Change: Politics, Foreign Policy, and Regional Cooperation. Edward Elgar Publishing.
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1997

Ringius, Lasse and Guri Bang, 1997. Norsk gjennomføring av Klimakonvensjonen. In: Lafferty, William M., Oluf S. Langhelle, Pål Mugaas and Mari Holmboe Ruge (eds.), Rio + 5: Norges oppfølging av FN-konferansen om miljø og utvikling. Tano Aschehoug. Oslo, Norway.
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Thesis

2004

Bang, Guri, 2004. Sources of influence in climate change policymaking: A comparative analysis of Norway, Germany, and the United States. Ph.D., Department of Political Science, University of Oslo. 461 pp.
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1994

Bang, Guri, 1994. Internasjonal miljøpolitikk - en analyse av Nord-Sør konflikten i UNCED-forhandlingene. Hovedfag (Master's thesis), Department of Political Science, University of Oslo.
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Magazine Articles

2009

Aaheim, H. Asbjørn and Guri Bang, 2009. Fra ord til politisk klimahandling. Teknisk Ukeblad, november
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1996

Ringius, Lasse and Guri Bang, 1996. Norsk implementering av Klimakonvensjonen. Monitor 21: Fra Rio til New York.,
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Cicerone Articles

2004

Bang, Guri, 2004. Pengene styrer klimapolitikken. Cicerone, 2004 (3): pp.8-9.
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Bang, Guri, 2004. Climate policy follows the money. Cicerone, 2004 (3)
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2003

Tjernshaugen, Andreas and Guri Bang, 2003. Guvernører og senatorer puster liv i klimadebatten. Cicerone, 2003 (4): pp.6-7.
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2001

Bang, Guri, 2001. Fossil makt over USAs klimapolitikk. Cicerone, 2001 (2): pp.6-7.
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2000

Bang, Guri, 2000. Tysklands ledende klimarolle på hell? Sliter med å oppfylle ambisiøse utslippsmål. Cicerone, 2000 (1): pp.10-12.
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1999

Bang, Guri, 1999. Grønn skattereform i Tyskland. Cicerone, 1999 (3): pp.26-27.
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1998

Froyn, Camilla Bretteville and Guri Bang, 1998. Beretningen om et varslet avgiftskutt. Cicerone, 1998 (7): pp.1-5.
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Klima Articles

2014

Bang, Guri, 2014. Viktig gass for Europa. Klima (KRONIKK), 2014 (2): pp.9.
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Bang, Guri, 2014. Forskning og politikk. Klima (AKTUELL KOMMENTAR), 2014 (2): pp.18.
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2013

Bang, Guri, 2013. Obamas klimaplan — langt fram til iverksetting. Klima, 2013 (4)
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Bang, Guri and Tora Skodvin, 2013. Hjemmeprodusert energi. Klima (CICEP), 2013 (2)
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2012

Bang, Guri, 2012. Aksept for utbygging av fornybar energi er viktig. Klima (AKTUELL KOMMENTAR), 2012 (3)
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Bang, Guri, 2012. AKTUELL KOMMENTAR: Klimapolitikk i Obamas andre presidentperiode. Klima (AKTUELL KOMMENTAR), 2012 (6): pp.38.
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2011

Bang, Guri, 2011. Aktuell kommentar: Høy oljepris gir energidebatt i USA – igjen. Klima, 2011 (3): pp.19.
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Bang, Guri, 2011. Suksess i Cancun. Klima, 2011 (1): pp.14-15.
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Bang, Guri, 2011. Aktuell kommentar: Klimaforhandlinger i Durban. Klima, 2011 (6): pp.24.
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Skjærseth, Jon Birger, Steffen Kallbekken, Guri Bang, Silje Tørnblad, Sjur Kasa, Maki Koga and Anna Korppoo, 2011. Viktige røster i salen. Klima, 2011 (6): pp.7-12.
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2010

Bang, Guri, 2010. USA og de vanskelige klimaforhandlingene. Klima (NORKLIMA), 2010 (3): pp.34-35.
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Bang, Guri, 2010. Aktuell kommentar: Konservativ valgvind i USA. Klima (AKTUELL KOMMENTAR), 2010 (5): pp.20.
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Bang, Guri and Steffen Kallbekken, 2010. Parallelle spor for klimaforhandlingene. Klima, 2010 (1): pp.4-7.
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2008

Bang, Guri and Steffen Kallbekken, 2008. Mot en ny klimapolitikk i USA. Klima, 2008 (1): pp.8-9.
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Hovi, Jon, Asbjørn Torvanger and Guri Bang, 2008. Verden må vente på USA. Klima, 2008 (6): pp.8-9.
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Hovi, Jon, Asbjørn Torvanger and Guri Bang, 2008. The world waits for Obama. Klima, 2008 (6)
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2007

Bang, Guri, 2007. Klimaproblemet på dagsorden i Washington D.C.. Klima, 2007 (3): pp.6-7.
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Bang, Guri, 2007. Climate change on the agenda in Washington D.C.. Klima, 2007 (3)
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Reports

1998

Bang, Guri, George Benneh, Kjetil Hindar, Lars Walløe and Anders Wijkman, 1998. The Brundtland Commission's Report: 10 Years. Scandinavian University Press. Oslo, Norway.
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CICERO Reports

2005

Bang, Guri, Gørild Heggelund and Jonas Vevatne, 2005. Shifting strategies in the global climate negotiations. Report 2005:08.
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Tjernshaugen, Andreas and Guri Bang, 2005. ACIA og IPCC - en sammenligning av mottakelsen i amerikansk offentlighet. Report 2005:04. CICERO, Oslo, Norway. 22pp.
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Torvanger, Asbjørn, Guri Bang, Hans H. Kolshus and Jonas Vevatne, 2005. Broadening the climate regime: Design and feasibility of multi-stage climate agreements. Report 2005:02. CICERO, Oslo, Norge. 29pp.
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2000

Froyn, Camilla Bretteville and Guri Bang, 2000. From taxes to permits? The Norwegian climate policy debate. Report 2000:06. CICERO, Oslo, Norway. 15pp.
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CICERO Working Papers

2004

Bang, Guri, Jonas Vevatne, Michelle Twena and Ho-Ching Lee, 2004. Meeting Kyoto Commitments: European Union Influence on Norway and Germany. Working Paper 2004:12.
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2000

Bang, Guri, 2000. Climate change policymaking: Three explanatory models. Working Paper 2000:06. CICERO, Oslo, Norway.
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1997

Ringius, Lasse and Guri Bang, 1997. Norsk gjennomføring av Klimakonvensjonen. Working Paper 1997:03. CICERO, Oslo, Norway.
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Scientific presentations/posters

2012

Arild, Underdal, Guri Bang and Steinar Andresen, 2012. One Size Fits All? Understanding the Domestic Politics of Global Climate Change. Berlin Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change, 05.10.2012-06.10.2012, Berlin.
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Bang, Guri, 2012. The United States: Key actor in international climate negotiations. Rio +20 Mirror Events, 02.03.2012-02.03.2012, Litteraturhuset, Oslo.
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2011

Bang, Guri, 2011. Senate Procedures and the Limits to US International Climate Cooperation. Climate Change Policy Seminars, 26 January, Columbia University.
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2010

Bang, Guri, 2010. The United States: Reframing the Climate Change Debate for a Green New Deal. International Studies Association Annual Convention, 17 February, New Orleans, USA.
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2009

Bang, Guri, 2009. Does public policy set the scope for U.S. international climate negotiation mandates?. International Studies Association Annual Convention, 15.-18. March, New York.
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Bang, Guri, 2009. Politisk gjennomførbarhet - en kommentar. Energiuka 2009, Renergi, Oslo.
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2008

Bang, Guri, 2008. Energy security and climate change concerns: Triggers for energy policy change in the United States?. Den 16. nasjonale fagkonferansen i statsvitenskap, April 28- 30 2008, Tromsø.
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Bang, Guri, 2008. Policies for a Low Carbon Society: the EU, Japan, and the US Compared. 17.09.2008, Climate change workshop, University of Hull.
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2007

Bang, Guri, 2007. Issue linkage: Energy security and climate change concerns as triggers for change in U.S. climate policy. International Conference on Energy Security: Concepts and Indicators, Centre for European Economic Research ZEW, 29-30. November, 2007, Mannheim, Germany.
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Bang, Guri, 2007. Responses to Europeanization: Norway's climate change policy. Guest lecture for the course "EU Energy Policy", March 22, Georgetown University.
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Bang, Guri, 2007. Issue linkage: Energy security and climate change concerns as triggers for change in U.S. climate policy. International Studies Association, 28 Februar-3 March, Chicago, USA.
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Bang, Guri, 2007. Climate change as a foreign policy issue: perspectives from Norway and the United States. Guest lecture for the course "Comparative policy of energy & environment", University of Maryland, College Park, USA, April 17.
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2005

Bang, Guri, 2005. Meeting Kyoto Commitments: European Union Influence on Norway and Germany. Den nasjonale fagkonferansen i statsvitenskap 2005,
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Bang, Guri, 2005. USA og internasjonalt klimasamarbeid etter COP 10.. Klimaforum,
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2004

Bang, Guri, Andreas Tjernshaugen and Steinar Andresen, 2004. Future U.S. climate change policy: international reengagement?.
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2003

Bang, Guri, Andreas Tjernshaugen and Steinar Andresen, 2003. Alternatives to the Kyoto protocol? Emerging trends in U.S. climate change policy. Portland, Oregon.
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Næss, Lars Otto, Guri Bang, Siri E H Eriksen and Jonas Vevatne, 2003. Institutional dimensions of climate adaptation: responses to floods at the municipal level in Norway. Open Meeting of the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change Research Community, Montréal, Canada.
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2002

Bang, Guri, 2002. Climate Change Policymaking in Germany and the USA. International Studies Association, 26.03.2002, New Orleans, USA.
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2001

Bang, Guri, 2001. Klima. 02.03.01, NUPI, Oslo..
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Newspaper Articles

2012

Andresen, Steinar, Guri Bang and Tora Skodvin, 2012. Klimadiplomati på tomgang Dagens næringsliv, (12/12/2012)
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Bang, Guri, Iselin Phoebe Stensdal and Solveig Aamodt, 2012. Gigantene avgjør i Doha Dagens næringsliv,
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Skodvin, Tora and Guri Bang, 2012. Ingen ny amerikansk klimapolitikk Forskning.no : nettavis med nyheter fra norsk og internasjonal forskning, (07/12/2012)
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2011

Underdal, Arild, Iselin Stensdal, Jon Birger Skjærseth and Guri Bang, 2011. Kronikk: Nøkkelaktører låser klimaforhandlingene Dagsavisen, (13/12/2011). Oslo, Norge.
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2008

Bang, Guri and Steffen Kallbekken, 2008. USAs klimavalg VG, (03/02/2008). Oslo, Norge.
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2005

Bang, Guri and Camilla Bretteville Froyn, 2005. Debattinnlegg: USA må snu Aftenposten, (21/01/2005). Oslo, Norge.
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Presentations

2011

Bang, Guri, 2011. Tverrfaglig forskning i CenSES, CREE og CICEP. MILEN seminar 21.11.2011, Forum, CIENS.
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Bang, Guri, 2011. China vs. the US: The climate policies of the giants. University of Oslo's 200 year celebration: Ideas Festival, May 21, University of Oslo.
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Bang, Guri, 2011. USAs rolle og posisjon i de internasjonale klimaforhandlingene. CICERO Klimaforum, Litteraturhuset, Oslo.
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2010

Bang, Guri, 2010. Klimaforhandlingene etter København. FORUM seminar om klimaforhandlingene, 23.03.2010, Miljøhuset, Oslo.
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Bang, Guri, 2010. USA som nøkkelaktør i klimaforhandlingene. CIENS seminar 08.03.2010, Forskningsparken, Oslo.
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Bang, Guri, 2010. Rethinking Climate Diplomacy in Light of US Climate Policy. Roundtable discussion with the German Marshall Fund, Litteraturhuset, Oslo.
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2009

Bang, Guri, 2009. Klimatoppmøtet i København: COP 15.. Foredrag, 02.09.09, Teknisk museum, Oslo.
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Bang, Guri, 2009. Klimaforhandlingene: Hvorfor er samarbeid så vanskelig? CIENS seminar, 20.10.09. CIENS, Oslo..
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Bang, Guri, 2009. Klimalov i USA: Avgjørende for Obamas forhandlingsmandat.. Seminarserie Mot København, 12.11.2009, Rica Oslo Hotel.
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Bang, Guri, 2009. Obamas klimapolitikk: Muligheter og hindringer. Seminar for Riksrevisjonen, 28.04.09. CIENS, Oslo..
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Bang, Guri, 2009. Obamas forhandlingsmandat i København.. Presseseminar, 25.11.09, Grand hotell, Oslo.
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Bang, Guri, 2009. Obamas klimapolitikk: Muligheter og hindringer.. Styreseminar, 19.03.09, CICERO.
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2008

Bang, Guri, 2008. Klimapolitikk i USA. 23.04.2008, Statistisk Sentralbyrå, Forskningsavdelingen.
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Bang, Guri, 2008. Obamas klima- og energipolitiske utfordringer. 25.11.2008, CICERO Presseseminar.
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CICERO in the media

2011

Bang, Guri, 2011. Flere former for klimaavtaler, forskning.no, 09/12/2011. Oslo, Norge.
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Bang, Guri, 2011. Vi mister lite med Kyoto-avtalen, forskning.no, 09/12/2011. Oslo, Norge.
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Bang, Guri, 2011. Debatt om klimaforhandlingene i Durban, Dagsnytt 18 i NRK 2/NRK P2, 08/12/2011. Oslo, Norge.
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Bang, Guri, 2011. Intervju om klimaforhandlingene i Durban, NRK Supernytt, 08/12/2012. Oslo, Norge.
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Bang, Guri, 2011. NRK 2 Dagsnytt 18, NRK, 04/08/2011. 
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2010

Bang, Guri, 2010. Interview, NRK 1 Morgennytt, NRK 1 Morgennytt, 15/02/2011. Cancun, Mexico.
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Bang, Guri, 2010. NRK Dagsnytt 18, Debatt om amerikansk klimapolitikk, NRK, 04/08/2010. Oslo, Norge.
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Bang, Guri, 2010. NRK Dagsnytt 18, NRK, 04/08/2010. Oslo.
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2008

Bang, Guri, 2008. Økt sjanse for ny internasjonal klimaavtale, Adresseavisen:, 30/01/2009. 
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Bang, Guri, 2008. Obama blir motor for ny klimaavtale, Stavanger Aftenblad, 07/11/2008. 
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Bang, Guri, 2008. Klimaavtale i fare, ABC Nyheter, 25/11/2008. 
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Bang, Guri, 2008. Verdt å vite, NRK, 26/11/2008. 
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Bang, Guri, 2008. Hvem er best nytt for klimaet? Obama eller McCain?, Dagbladet, 03/11/2008. 
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Bang, Guri, 2008. Obamas nye energiminister, NRK Verdt å vite, 16/12/2008. 
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