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Jack Barkenbus

Visiting Scholar at the Institute for Energy & Environment, Vanderbilt University

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"The Electric Vehicle Revolution Will Come from China, Not the US," Jack Barkenbus, The Conversation, May 14, 2019.
"To Get the Most out of Self-Driving Cars, Tap the Brakes on the Rollout," Jack Barkenbus, The Conversation, January 3, 2018.
"Why Silicon Valley Wants You to Text and Drive," Jack Barkenbus, The Conversation, November 30, 2017.


"Electric Vehicles: Climate Saviors, or Not?" Issues in Science and Technology 33, no. 2 (2017).

Discusses the growth of electric vehicles and their effects on climate change and greenhouse gas emissions.

"Self-Driving Cars: How Soon is Soon Enough?" Issues in Science and Technology 34, no. 4 (2018).

Discusses the dangers of driving, autonomous or not, and the various regulations necessary to cover autonomous vehicle testing and operation.