Nobel winner to discuss sustainability, March 5
Posted March 4, 2002; 10:24 a.m.
Arrow, winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics in 1972, will speak on "Some Paradoxes of Sustainability: Empirical and Theoretical" at 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 5, in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall.
Arrow is the Joan Kenney Professor of Economics Emeritus and professor of operations research emeritus at Stanford University. His research interests include the economics of information and organization, collective decision-making and income distribution. Currently, he is engaged in research on information and communication in the economy, equilibrium under monopolistic competition, negotiation and shifts in income distribution.
Arrow's talk is designated as the Taplin Environmental Lecture and is sponsored by the Princeton Environmental Institute .
Contact: Marilyn Marks (609) 258-3601